Heidy L. Contreras
TitleCited byYear
Metabolic rate controls respiratory pattern in insects
HL Contreras, TJ Bradley
Journal of Experimental Biology 212 (3), 424-428, 2009
592009
Transitions in insect respiratory patterns are controlled by changes in metabolic rate
HL Contreras, TJ Bradley
Journal of Insect Physiology 56 (5), 522-528, 2010
512010
Episodes in insect evolution
TJ Bradley, AD Briscoe, SG Brady, HL Contreras, BN Danforth, R Dudley, ...
Integrative and Comparative Biology 49 (5), 590-606, 2009
492009
Neuronal expression of a single‐subunit yeast NADH–ubiquinone oxidoreductase (Ndi1) extends Drosophila lifespan
S Bahadorani, J Cho, T Lo, H Contreras, HO Lawal, DE Krantz, TJ Bradley, ...
Aging cell 9 (2), 191-202, 2010
412010
Effects of predation risk and plant resistance on Manduca sexta caterpillar feeding behaviour and physiology
JS Thaler, H Contreras, G Davidowitz
Ecological Entomology 39 (2), 210-216, 2014
242014
The effect of ambient humidity and metabolic rate on the gas-exchange pattern of the semi-aquatic insect Aquarius remigis
HL Contreras, TJ Bradley
Journal of Experimental Biology 214 (7), 1086-1091, 2011
242011
Environmental and genetic influences on mating strategies along a replicated food availability gradient in guppies (Poecilia reticulata)
GR Kolluru, GF Grether, H Contreras
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 61 (5), 689-701, 2007
232007
The effect of ambient humidity on the foraging behavior of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta
HL Contreras, J Goyret, M von Arx, CT Pierce, JL Bronstein, RA Raguso, ...
Journal of Comparative Physiology A 199 (11), 1053-1063, 2013
192013
Hypotheses regarding the discontinuous gas exchange cycle (DGC) of insects
HL Contreras, EC Heinrich, TJ Bradley
Current opinion in insect science 4, 48-53, 2014
162014
More is not always better: a hidden cost of the flight-fecundity trade-off in the hawk moth, Manduca sexta (1100.2)
B Wone, J Ojha, H Contreras, G Davidowitz
The FASEB Journal 28 (1_supplement), 1100.2, 2014
22014
The Effect of Ambient Humidity on the Metabolic Rate and Respiratory Patterns of the Hissing Cockroach, Gromphadorhina portentosa (Blattodea: Blaberidae)
A Vrtar, C Toogood, B Keen, M Beeman, HL Contreras
Environmental entomology 47 (2), 477-483, 2018
12018
Hissing cockroaches may save water by closing their spiracles.
A Vrtar, B Keene, HL Contreras
The FASEB Journal 32 (1_supplement), lb234-lb234, 2018
2018
The effect of diet on the metabolic rate and microbiome of Gromphadorhina portentosa
HL Contreras, T Lorenz
The FASEB Journal 30 (1_supplement), 978.3-978.3, 2016
2016
Feeding status and the rate of crop emptying in the hissing cockroach, Gromphadorhina portentosa.
R Medina, H Contreras
The FASEB Journal 30 (1_supplement), 978.2-978.2, 2016
2016
The effect of dehydration on the metabolic rate and locomotor performance of two species of tree frogs found in Southern California (Pseudacris regilla and P. cadaverina)
C Alvarez, HL Contreras
The FASEB Journal 30 (1_supplement), 1229.7-1229.7, 2016
2016
Feeding on the wing: energy allocation and prioritization in the hawk moth Manduca sexta (1100.3)
S Arcas, G Davidowitz, H Contreras
The FASEB Journal 28 (1_supplement), 1100.3, 2014
2014
COMPETING ENERGY DEMANDS IN THE HAWKMOTH MANDUCA SEXTA
HL Contreras, G Davidowitz
The FASEB Journal 26 (1_supplement), 886.13-886.13, 2012
2012
The effect of nectar sugar concentration on the specific dynamic action of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta
HL Contreras, G Davidowitz
INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY 52, E34-E34, 2012
2012
Environmental Humidity Effects on M. Sexta Foraging Behavior
CT Pierce, HL Contreras, G Davidowitz
INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY 52, E310-E310, 2012
2012
The importance of nectar sugar content in Manduca sexta flight performance and cost
HL Contreras, G Davidowitz
INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY 51, E26-E26, 2011
2011
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