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The secrets of fish survival in the desert

ScienceDaily (January 26, 2022)

Titre : The secrets of fish survival in the desert

How life manages to persist in unpredictable and extreme environments is a major question in evolution

ScienceDaily (January 26, 2022)

Résumé
How life manages to persist in unpredictable and extreme environments is a major question in evolution. For aquatic animals, extreme environments include those with little water such as the deserts of central Australia. Adaptations in the genome linked to the very dry conditions of the Australian outback ensure populations of desert fish survive in harsh conditions, according to scientists.

Story Source  : Flinders University

Annonce (ScienceDaily)

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