Comparative Physiology of Marine Animals


Physiology of marine animals with emphasis on comparisons between marine vertebrates and humans. Focus on physiological processes including gas exchange, circulation, osmoregulation, metabolism, thermoregulation, endocrine, neural control and sensory systems. Lectures and laboratories illustrate the methodology, analysis techniques, and written reporting of physiological research. Open to undergraduates as Biology or Environment 278L.


Duke Marine Lab

Cross-Listed As
  • ENVIRON 778L