John Lighton
John Lighton
President & Chief Scientist, Sable Systems International
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Measuring Metabolic Rates: A Manual for Scientists
JRB Lighton
Oxford University Press, 2008
Discontinuous gas exchange in insects
JRB Lighton
Annual review of entomology 41 (1), 309-324, 1996
Scaling of insect metabolic rate is inconsistent with the nutrient supply network model
SL Chown, E Marais, JS Terblanche, CJ Klok, JRB Lighton, TM Blackburn
Functional Ecology, 282-290, 2007
Muscle Efficiency and Elastic Storage in the Flight Motor of Drosophila
MH Dickinson, JRB Lighton
Science 268 (5207), 87-90, 1995
Energetics of locomotion and load carriage and a model of the energy cost of foraging in the leaf-cutting ant Atta colombica Guer
JRB Lighton, GA Bartholomew, DH Feener
Physiological Zoology 60 (5), 524-537, 1987
Mitochondrial respiration in hummingbird flight muscles.
RK Suarez, JR Lighton, GS Brown, O Mathieu-Costello
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 88 (11), 4870-4873, 1991
Discontinuous gas exchange in insects: a clarification of hypotheses and approaches
SL Chown, AG Gibbs, SK Hetz, CJ Klok, JRB Lighton, E Marais
Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 79 (2), 333-343, 2006
Mass scaling of standard metabolism in ticks: a valid case of low metabolic rates in sit-and-wait strategists
JRB Lighton, LJ Fielden
Physiological Zoology 68 (1), 43-62, 1995
Fuel selection in rufous hummingbirds: ecological implications of metabolic biochemistry.
RK Suarez, JR Lighton, CD Moyes, GS Brown, CL Gass, PW Hochachka
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 87 (23), 9207-9210, 1990
Thermolimit respirometry: an objective assessment of critical thermal maxima in two sympatric desert harvester ants, Pogonomyrmex rugosusand P. californicus
JRB Lighton, RJ Turner
Journal of Experimental Biology 207 (11), 1903-1913, 2004
Discontinuous ventilation in terrestrial insects
JRB Lighton
Physiological Zoology 67 (1), 142-162, 1994
Low metabolic rate in scorpions: implications for population biomass and cannibalism
JRB Lighton, PH Brownell, B Joos, RJ Turner
Journal of experimental Biology 204 (3), 607-613, 2001
Flow-through respirometry applied to chamber systems: pros and cons, hints and tips
JRB Lighton, LG Halsey
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular & Integrative†…, 2011
Energy metabolism, enzymatic flux capacities, and metabolic flux rates in flying honeybees.
RK Suarez, JR Lighton, B Joos, SP Roberts, JF Harrison
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 93 (22), 12616-12620, 1996
Oxygen consumption during hover-feeding in free-ranging Anna hummingbirds
GA Bartholomew, JRB Lighton
Journal of Experimental Biology 123 (1), 191-199, 1986
Notes from underground: towards ultimate hypotheses of cyclic, discontinuous gas-exchange in tracheate arthropods
JRB Lighton
American Zoologist 38 (3), 483-491, 1998
Energetics of locomotion and patterns of respiration in tenebrionid beetles from the Namib Desert
GA Bartholomew, JRB Lighton, GN Louw
Journal of Comparative Physiology B 155 (2), 155-162, 1985
Water-loss rate and cuticular permeability in foragers of the desert ant Pogonomyrmex rugosus
JRB Lighton, DH Feener Jr
Physiological Zoology 62 (6), 1232-1256, 1989
Questioning Paradigms: Caste-Specific Ventilation in Harvester Ants, Messor Pergandei and M. Julianus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)
JRB Lighton, D Berrigan
Journal of Experimental Biology 198 (2), 521-530, 1995
Sexual selection and the energetics of copulatory courtship in the Sierra dome spider, Linyphia litigiosa
PJ Watson, JRB Lighton
Animal Behaviour 48 (3), 615-626, 1994
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