Acclimation temperature influenced the acute preferred temperature of the crayfish Orconectes obscurus. This species preferred a higher temperature than its acclimation temperature for those acclimation temperatures ranging from 6° to 26°C. When acclimated to 30° and 33°C, the crayfish preferred a lower temperature than its acclimation temperature. The final temperature preferendum is estimated to be approximately 30°C.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 1 1978|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis