Lepidosiren

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Lepidosiren

a genus of South American lungfish that differs from the Australian lungfish by having two lungs, rather than a single one.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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Other topics include oxygen consumption during embryonic development of the mudskipper, osmoregulatory and respiratory adaptations of Lake Magadi fish, blood gases of the South American lungfish, and gill diseases.
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