Thermoconformer vs Thermoregulator - What's the difference?

thermoconformer | thermoregulator |


As nouns the difference between thermoconformer and thermoregulator

is that thermoconformer is any organism whose body temperature changes according to the external temperature, rather than carrying out thermoregulation while thermoregulator is any organism that carries out thermoregulation.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

thermoconformer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Any organism whose body temperature changes according to the external temperature, rather than carrying out thermoregulation.
  • thermoregulator

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any organism that carries out thermoregulation.
  • A device that assists with thermoregulation, e.g. for a newborn infant.