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Characterizing sleep behavior of the wild black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis bicornis)

Sleep

Nov 2, 2012

Rachel SantymireElizabeth W Freeman

Abstract

The objectives of this study were to characterize sleep patterns and determine factors, including sex, age, season, and environmental pressures, that influence sleep in the endangered black rhinoceros (rhino; Diceros bicornis bicornis). To noninvasively observe sleep behavior of wild rh...read more

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Behavior, Animal
Sleep, Slow-Wave
Diceros bicornis
Seasonal Variation
RHNO1 gene
Perissodactyla
Biological Factors
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Characterizing sleep behavior of the wild black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis bicornis)

Sleep

Nov 2, 2012

Rachel SantymireElizabeth W Freeman

PMID: 23115406

DOI: 10.5665/sleep.2212

Abstract

The objectives of this study were to characterize sleep patterns and determine factors, including sex, age, season, and environmental pressures, that influence sleep in the endangered black rhinoceros (rhino; Diceros bicornis bicornis). To noninvasively observe sleep behavior of wild rh...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Behavior, Animal
Sleep, Slow-Wave
Diceros bicornis
Seasonal Variation
RHNO1 gene
Perissodactyla
Biological Factors
1
33
1

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Blastomycosis

Blastomycosis fungal infections spread through inhaling Blastomyces dermatitidis spores. Discover the latest research on blastomycosis fungal infections here.

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