The aim of this study was to corroborate the presence of CO2/H+-sensitive arterial chemoreceptors involved in producing air-breathing responses to aquatic hypercarbia in the facultative air-breathing clown knifefish (Chitala ornata) and to explore their possible location.
Tuong, D.D., D.T.T. Huong, N. T. Phuong, M. Bayley, and W.K. Milsom
24 September 2019
Journal of Comparative Physiology B
Air breathing, CO2, Gill denervation, Aquatic hypercarbia, Acetazolamide