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- Estell, Rick E., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- The Open Agriculture Journal 2011 v.5 pp. 1
- Atriplex canescens; Flourensia; Sphaeralcea; Sporobolus; animals; branches; diet; forbs; grasses; leaves; pH; principal component analysis; shrubs; spectroscopy
- ... Photoluminescence spectroscopic probes offer the potential for real-time measurements of animal diet composition. Spectral emission signatures (excitation at 365 nm) from three different pH (2.2, 7.5 and 12.5) phosphate buffered saline (PBS) extracts from two grasses, Sporobolus flexuosus (Thurb. ex Vasey) Rydb., [mesa dropseed], and Pleuraphis mutica Buckley [tobosa], two forbs, Dimorphocarpa wis ...