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First off, I agree with @WYSIWYG - marine life has adapted to conserve water, not electrolytes. Osmosis in sea water draws water from the body and hence their problem is to keep the water in, not the salts. Osmoregulation in marine mammals is accomplished mainly via differences in hormonal regulation of the kidneys. The histology and morphology of the ...



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