The effects of d and l amphetamine upon hoarding behavior and feeding in the Mongolian gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus)

J. Nyby, John Belknap, D. D. Thiessen

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Abstract

D amphetamine was found to be more potent than l amphetamine in suppressing both food hoarding and feeding behavior in the gerbil. The implications of these findings for a physiologic explanation of rodent food hoarding are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)497-499
Number of pages3
JournalPhysiological Psychology
Volume2
Issue number4 B
StatePublished - 1974
Externally publishedYes

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Dextroamphetamine
Gerbillinae
Feeding Behavior
Amphetamine
Food
Rodentia
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The effects of d and l amphetamine upon hoarding behavior and feeding in the Mongolian gerbil (Meriones unguiculatus). / Nyby, J.; Belknap, John; Thiessen, D. D.

In: Physiological Psychology, Vol. 2, No. 4 B, 1974, p. 497-499.

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