Egon Heiss
Egon Heiss
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Biomechanics and hydrodynamics of prey capture in the Chinese giant salamander reveal a high-performance jaw-powered suction feeding mechanism
E Heiss, N Natchev, M Gumpenberger, A Weissenbacher, ...
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 10 (82), 20121028, 2013
3D Bite Modeling and Feeding Mechanics of the Largest Living Amphibian, the Chinese Giant Salamander Andrias davidianus (Amphibia:Urodela)
J Fortuny, J Marce-Nogue, E Heiss, M Sanchez, L Gil, Ā Galobart
PLoS One 10 (4), e0121885, 2015
Aquatic–terrestrial transitions of feeding systems in vertebrates: a mechanical perspective
E Heiss, P Aerts, S Van Wassenbergh
Journal of Experimental Biology 221 (8), jeb154427, 2018
A fish that uses its hydrodynamic tongue to feed on land
KB Michel, E Heiss, P Aerts, S Van Wassenbergh
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 282 (1805), 20150057, 2015
Masters of change: seasonal plasticity in the prey-capture behavior of the Alpine newt Ichthyosaura alpestris (Salamandridae)
E Heiss, P Aerts, S Van Wassenbergh
Journal of Experimental Biology 216 (23), 4426-4434, 2013
Hurt yourself to hurt your enemy: new insights on the function of the bizarre antipredator mechanism in the salamandrid Pleurodeles waltl
E Heiss, N Natchev, D Salaberger, M Gumpenberger, A Rabanser, ...
Journal of Zoology 280 (2), 156-162, 2010
Analysis of prey capture and food transport kinematics in two Asian box turtles, Cuora amboinensis and Cuora flavomarginata (Chelonia, Geoemydidae), with …
N Natchev, E Heiss, P Lemell, D Stratev, J Weisgram
Zoology 112 (2), 113-127, 2009
Feeding behaviour in a ‘basal’tortoise provides insights on the transitional feeding mode at the dawn of modern land turtle evolution
N Natchev, N Tzankov, I Werneburg, E Heiss
PeerJ 3, e1172, 2015
Three types of cutaneous glands in the skin of the salamandrid Pleurodeles waltl. A histological and ultrastructural study
E Heiss, N Natchev, A Rabanser, J Weisgram, H Hilgers
Journal of Morphology 270 (7), 892-902, 2009
Ontogenetic development of Weberian ossicles and hearing abilities in the African bullhead catfish
W Lechner, E Heiss, T Schwaha, M Glösmann, F Ladich
PLoS One 6 (4), e18511, 2011
Microanatomy of the Palatal Mucosa of the Semiaquatic Malayan Box Turtle, Cuora amboinensis, and Functional Implications
E Heiss, H Plenk Jr, J Weisgram
The Anatomical Record: Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary …, 2008
Salamanders on the bench–A biocompatibility study of salamander skin secretions in cell cultures
J von Byern, D Mebs, E Heiss, U Dicke, O Wetjen, K Bakkegard, ...
Toxicon 135, 24-32, 2017
The Fish in the Turtle: On the Functionality of the Oropharynx in the Common Musk Turtle Sternotherus odoratus (Chelonia, Kinosternidae) Concerning Feeding …
E Heiss, N Natchev, C Beisser, P Lemell, J Weisgram
The Anatomical Record: Advances in Integrative Anatomy and Evolutionary …, 2010
A salamander that chews using complex, three-dimensional mandible movements
D Schwarz, N Konow, YT Roba, E Heiss
Journal of Experimental Biology 223 (5), jeb220749, 2020
Flexibility is everything: prey capture throughout the seasonal habitat switches in the smooth newt Lissotriton vulgaris
E Heiss, P Aerts, S Van Wassenbergh
Organisms Diversity & Evolution 15, 127-142, 2015
Aquatic feeding in a terrestrial turtle: a functional-morphological study of the feeding apparatus in the Indochinese box turtle Cuora galbinifrons (Testudines …
N Natchev, P Lemell, E Heiss, C Beisser, J Weisgram
Zoomorphology 129, 111-119, 2010
Phenotypic flexibility of gape anatomy fine-tunes the aquatic prey-capture system of newts
S Van Wassenbergh, E Heiss
Scientific Reports 6 (1), 29277, 2016
Musculoskeletal architecture of the prey capture apparatus in salamandrid newts with multiphasic lifestyle: does anatomy change during the seasonal habitat switches?
E Heiss, S Handschuh, P Aerts, S Van Wassenbergh
Journal of Anatomy 228 (5), 757-770, 2016
The Oropharyngeal Morphology in the Semiaquatic Giant Asian Pond Turtle, Heosemys grandis, and Its Evolutionary Implications
M Lintner, A Weissenbacher, E Heiss
Public Library of Science 7 (9), e46344, 2012
Morphological characterization of the glandular system in the salamander Plethodon shermani (Caudata, Plethodontidae)
J von Byern, U Dicke, E Heiss, I Grunwald, S Gorb, Y Staedler, N Cyran
Zoology 118 (5), 334-347, 2015
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