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Salt, G W
The lungs and inflation mechanism of Sauromalus obesus
Copeia
1943
Journal Article
1943
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Sauromalus obesus
The lungs are the organs inflated in the distension of the body in Sauromalus obesus. The lung is described briefly. In super-inflation there is an increase of 300 per cent in the lung volume over normal respiration volume, with a similar increase of 58 per cent in the torso volume.