Fish physiology is the scientific study of how the component parts of fish function
together in the living fish. It can be contrasted with fish anatomy, which is the
study of the form or .... This w...
A bony fish's heart has two chambers: an atrium and a ventricle. ... Muscle-
generated heat warms the blood circulating through the red muscle, which then
travels back ... Its gills alone can't keep a lungfish supplied with enough oxygen
Though there are variations on this body type, it is the most common shark ...
Sharks have five rigid fins which they can't fold down against their bodies (unlike
bony fishes). .... blood around their body, feeding their musckes and producing
An introduction to the biology of thermoregulation in fish and sharks. ... By
choosing a particular environment a fish can gain some control over it body
temperature. ... So to have a more effectively functioning brain and muscles we
need to keep them ... do so by means of a counter-current exchange system
whereby blood ...
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one KIND of fish: If you have a tub with three bluegills in it, say: "I have several
fish in this tub. ... injected into the host, causing the host to yield more blood.
Hagfish are .... Depending on the species, bony fishes can live at various
A few fish, like the lamprey, skates, sharks and rays, have a skeleton of ... Fish
have a two-chambered heart and a blood circulatory system. ... Pennsylvania has
many different types of fish because it offers many types of aquatic conditions. ....
Each fish species has a specific range of water temperatures in which it can live.
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Have appendages, or limbs we call fins that help the fish move through the ...
Their body temperatures change based on the ... showing common external and
internal features of bony fishes. ... Pectoral Fins – depending on the type of fish,
they can be used for swimming ... carbohydrates and helps destroy old blood
They use their teeth and sucker to bore into other fish and suck their blood. ... The
early jawless fish are thought to have relied on filter feeding to capture their food,
... This means that their internal temperature depends on the temperature of their
... Although hagfish belong to the subphylum Vertebrata, they do not technically ...
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Most fish have external gills that are ventilated by a unidirectional flow of ...
Oxygen solubility determined by temperature ... Microscopic gill structure:
showing gill filament and lamellae (Red blood cells evident.) ... However, this can
only be used consistently by strong swimmers (sharks, tuna). .... Two types of
Fish are cold-blooded animals, so their body temperature depends on their
surroundings. There are two main groups of fish: the cartilaginous fish, including
sharks and ... Most kinds of fish cannot survive out of water, because they do not
have ... of their head, it passes over the gills and tiny blood vessels extract the