Rumen temperature

Range 38 to 42 ˚C
Organism Ruminants
Reference Yokoyama MG, Johnson KA: Microbiology of the rumen andintestine. In The Ruminant Animal: Digestive Physiology and Nutrition, Edited by: Church DC. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Waveland Press1988: pp.125-144. p.125 right column 2nd paragraph
Comments P.125 right column 2nd paragraph: "Rumen temperature is maintained at a relatively constant 38-42˚C."
Entered by Uri M
ID 112825