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 (ē′kō-fĭz′ē-ŏl′ə-jē, ĕk′ō-)
The study of the interrelationship between an organism's physical functioning and its environment.

e′co·phys′i·o·log′i·cal (-ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
e′co·phys′i·ol′o·gist (-ŏl′ə-jĭst) n.


(Biology) the study of the physiology of organisms with respect to their adaptation to the environment
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meta-omics, microbial ecophysiology, cultivation techniques, cell biology/biochemistry, metabolism/gene expression studies.
Studies on the body biochemical composition during starvation of crustaceans yield information that can be useful for the understanding of their ecophysiology (Lehtonen 1996).
Ecophysiology of salt secretion in Aeluropus litoralis (Gramineae).
In my own area, crop ecophysiology and modeling, I work in developing and developed economies with a focus on crop design and management for improved crop adaptation.
Thermal ecophysiology of seven carrion-feeding blowflies in Southern Africa.
Laboratory of Animal Ecophysiology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Badji Mokhtar-Annaba, Annaba 23000, Algeria
This research was supported by Key Laboratory of Crop Ecophysiology and Farming System for the Middle and Lower Reaches of the Yangtze River, Ministry of Agriculture, Nanchang, P.
Pages 185-197 in Bird migration: physiology and ecophysiology (E.
Research interests: plant ecology, plant community; air pollution; biomonitoring; biodiversity information systems; plant ecophysiology and plant responses to climate changes.
After an introductory chapter on the ecophysiology of rice, he profiles nine nutrients in terms of cycle in the soil-plant system, functions, deficiency symptoms, uptake in plant tissue, harvest index, use efficiency, management practices, and references.