• Ecologically relevant measures of tolerance to potentially lethal temperatures 

      Terblanche, J. S.; Hoffmann, A.A.; Mitchell, K.A.; Rako, L.; le Roux, P.C.; Chown, S.L. (The Company of Biologists Ltd, 2011)
      The acute thermal tolerance of ectotherms has been measured in a variety of ways; these include assays where organisms are shifted abruptly to stressful temperatures and assays where organisms experience temperatures that ...