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Establishing Endocrine and Behavioral Parameters of Reproduction in Pacific Walrus (Odobenus rosmarus divergens)

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Title Establishing Endocrine and Behavioral Parameters of Reproduction in Pacific Walrus (Odobenus rosmarus divergens)
Creator Triggs, Lisa
Subject behavior; endorinology; reproduction; walrus Endocrinology Zoology fisheries
Description Reproduction of walrus (Odobenus rosmarus) in zoos and aquaria has met with limited success. While basic information on reproductive characteristics is available, there is limited knowledge of reproductive physiology and endocrinology for walrus. The overall goal of the research was to monitor reproductive events and seasonal changes that occur in ex situ walrus of North America by utilizing a variety of methods. To track changes in males, longitudinal hormonal analysis of saliva samples,... Thesis (Master's)--University of Washington, 2013
Contributor VanBlaricom, Glenn
Date 2014-02-24T18:23:58Z 2014-02-24T18:23:58Z 2014-02-24 2013
Type Thesis
Format application/pdf
Identifier Triggs_washington_0250O_12679.pdf http://hdl.handle.net/1773/25042
Language en_US

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