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Respiratory Biology of Animals: evolutionary and functional morphology

Steven F. Perry, Markus Lambertz, and Anke Schmitz

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780199238460
eISBN:
9780191864056
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199238460.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Developmental Biology

The aim of this book is to shed light on one of the most fundamental processes of life in the various lineages of animals: respiration. It provides a certain background on the physiological side of ... More


Cerebrovascular organization and dynamics in cephalopods

N. Joan Abbott and J. A. Miyan

in Cephalopod Neurobiology: Neuroscience Studies in Squid, Octopus and Cuttlefish

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198547907
eISBN:
9780191724299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198547907.003.0316
Subject:
Neuroscience, Invertebrate Neurobiology

This chapter reviews the anatomy and physiology of the cerebral circulation in cephalopods, and its behaviour in experimental preparations. Cephalopods have a closed vasculature, and the arrangement ... More


The evolution of air-breathing respiratory faculties in invertebrates

Steven F. Perry, Markus Lambertz, and Anke Schmitz

in Respiratory Biology of Animals: evolutionary and functional morphology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780199238460
eISBN:
9780191864056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199238460.003.0010
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Developmental Biology

This chapter aims at piecing together the evolution of air breathing in invertebrates, the main conclusion here being that it evolved independently several times. In molluscs alone, air breathing has ... More


The bottom line

Steven F. Perry, Markus Lambertz, and Anke Schmitz

in Respiratory Biology of Animals: evolutionary and functional morphology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780199238460
eISBN:
9780191864056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199238460.003.0016
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Developmental Biology

This chapter summarizes the most important aspects of the entire book. Writing an abstract of a summary can result in a ‘bouillon cube’ of information that is nearly incomprehensible, so this sticks ... More


Structure, function, and evolution of respiratory proteins

Steven F. Perry, Markus Lambertz, and Anke Schmitz

in Respiratory Biology of Animals: evolutionary and functional morphology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780199238460
eISBN:
9780191864056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199238460.003.0004
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Developmental Biology

Respiratory proteins are complexes of proteins and metal ions. In haemoglobin the metal is iron, in haemocyanin—the most common invertebrate respiratory protein—it is copper. Globins such as ... More


The evolution of water-breathing respiratory faculties in invertebrates

Steven F. Perry, Markus Lambertz, and Anke Schmitz

in Respiratory Biology of Animals: evolutionary and functional morphology

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780199238460
eISBN:
9780191864056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199238460.003.0009
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Developmental Biology

This chapter aims at piecing together the evolution of water breathing in invertebrates. Dedicated respiratory faculties, consisting of an external exchanger, an internal transport system ... More


Effects of Ocean Acidification on Nektonic Organisms

Hans-O. Pörtner and Magda Gutowska

in Ocean Acidification

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199591091
eISBN:
9780191918001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199591091.003.0013
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

The average surface-ocean pH is reported to have declined by more than 0.1 units from the pre-industrial level ( Orr et al. 2005 ), and is projected to decrease by another 0.14 to 0.35 units by the ... More


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