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Aquatic respiration

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Aquatic respiration is the process whereby an aquatic animal obtains oxygen from water. Contents. [hide]. 1 Respiratory systems. 1.1 Fish; 1.2 Mollusks; 1.3 Arthropods; 1.4 Aquatic reptiles; 1.5 Amp...

Bird Respiratory System

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So, in bird lungs, more oxygen is available to diffuse into the blood (avian respiratory system). ... Air sacs do not take part in the actual oxygen exchange, but do greatly enhance its ... The syrinx is unique to birds & is their 'voicebox' (in mammals, sounds are .... The increase in volume lowers air pressure and draws a...

Air flow patterns facilitate efficient gas exchange: Birds - AskNature

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A breath of oxygen-rich inhaled air remains in the respiratory system for two ... How do birds control the air so that it flows through their lungs when they can only ...

Chapter 53: Respiration

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diffusion rate increases when surface area or concentration ... In birds, air flows through the lung ... the lungs and unloads its oxygen in the tissue capillaries. ... lungs provide a large respiratory surface area but do not permit countercurrent.

Metabolism

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... for each the rate at which a resting animal under no stress consumes oxygen. ... To maintain those rates, hummers have to consume about their weight in nectar daily. ... Birds do not generally use more energy than mammals to get the same job ... become endotherms and use metabolic heat to raise their temperature only ...

Respiration, oxygen consumption and heart rate in some birds ...

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Respiration, oxygen consumption and heart rate in some birds during rest and flight ... and there was a smaller decrease with increasing weight than during rest.

Variation in the link between oxygen consumption and ATP ...

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Oct 28, 2015 ... However, oxygen consumption alone is unlikely to be a sufficient marker of .... studies of energy metabolism do not take into account this effect of substrate ... In poikilothermic ectotherms, increasing ambient temperature directly ... the rate of oxygen consumption in both mammals and birds, its effect on the ...

Respiratory System

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They developed a variety of respiratory surfaces that all increase the surface area ... Frogs eliminate carbon dioxide 2.5 times as fast through their skin as they do through their lungs. Eels (a fish) obtain 60% of their oxygen through their skin.

Teacher Notes PDF - Education TI - Texas Instruments

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more when it's warmer because of the increase in their metabolisms. ... Why does a bird's oxygen consumption decrease as the temperature increases? Answer: ...

Why do animals respire and why is it important? - Academics - Saint ...

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For example, if this does not happen and carbon dioxide levels increase in the body, pH levels ... Humans use only 1-2 % of their oxygen intake to keep breathing. ..... In the lungs of birds, gas exchange occurs in air capillaries extending from ...

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Elevated performance: the unique physiology of birds that fly at high ...

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Birds that fly at high altitudes must support vigorous exercise in oxygen-thin environments. ... the primary site of O2 consumption during flight); and (5) metabolic utilization ..... Bar-headed geese also have enlarged lungs (Scott et al., 2011), as do ..... Highland birds may also have a higher capacity for increasing their resting ...

oxygen levels in birds - Engormix

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Nov 9, 2012 ... Forum: Do birds need oxygenated water? ... Oxygen concentration in water is limited by its solubility: ... Oxygenated water gives better results in birds under heat stress by increasing oxygen, feed intake, weight gain & feed ...

Comparative Animal Respiration - VetSci

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Feb 28, 2010 ... Respiration is the process of obtaining sufficient oxygen from an organism's ... starting with insects, then amphibians, fish, mammals and finally birds. ... Typically there is one pair of spiracles per body segment. ... As body size or activity of an insect increases, it may be able to increase oxygen intake by ...