Published: 2019-01-31

This volume arises from the 2016 Field Studies in Functional Ecology course based at Charlotte Pass, NSW in Kosciuszko National Park in the Australian Alps. Students were undergraduates at the time the experiments were conducted. 

Articles

Assessing biomechanical durability of alpine and subalpine leaves via measuring bend and fracture attributes

Shoshana Rapley, Isaac Bell, Callum Bryant, Helen Burke, Angelina Clerc-Hawke, Sarah Hazell Pickering, Kenyah Lawler, Matthew Rolfe
Abstract 222 | pdf Downloads 88

Intraspecific and interspecific variation in metabolic rate across an elevational gradient in Australian mountain grasshoppers

Tenzin Norzin, Alexandra Apelt, Luke Bavin, Emily Dickey, Tobias Gruba, Barry Kerton, Edmond Ransome Gillding, Phoebe Worth, Huanlv Yang
Abstract 409 | pdf Downloads 144

Field study of endogenous and exogenous contributions to diurnal stomatal conductance rhythms in Eucalyptus pauciflora saplings

Sarah Hazell Pickering, Alexandra Apelt, Callum Bryant, Angelina Clerc-Hawke, Kenyah Lawler, Edmond Ransome Gillding, Matthew Rolfe, Huanlv Yang
Abstract 167 | pdf Downloads 78

Morphological and physiological determinants of performance and associations to thermoregulatory preferences in an alpine skink, Eulamprus kosciuskoi

Isaac Bell, Luke Bavin, Emily Dickey, Tobias Gruber, Barry Kerton, Tenzin Norzin, Shoshana Rapley, Phoebe Worth
Abstract 152 | pdf Downloads 117

The effect of UV light intensity on anthocyanin content of Richea continentis leaves

Alexandra Apelt, Luke Bavin, Emily Dickey, Tobias Gruber, Barry Kerton, Tenzin Norzin, Edmond Ransome Gillding, Phoebe Worth, Huanlv Yang
Abstract 408 | pdf Downloads 199

Jump distance of Monistria concinna in relation to metabolic rate and femur length:mass ratio

Kenyah Lawler, Isaac Bell, Callum Bryant, Sarah Hazell Pickering, Edmond Ransome Gillding, Shoshana Rapley, Matthew Rolfe
Abstract 295 | pdf Downloads 154