Chapter 2. Gaseous Exchange

 

Learning Outcomes

2.1. Discuss general respiration advantages and disadvantages with respect to aquatic and terrestrial environments;

2.2. Describe select respiratory structures in aquatic and terrestrial animals;

2.3. Explain relationships between respiratory structure and function in generalized aquatic and terrestrial animal systems; and,

2.4. Compare counter- and crosscurrent exchange using specific respiratory system examples.

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