mammalian diving reflex → καταδυτικό αντανακλαστικό των θηλαστικών

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mammalian diving reflex → καταδυτικό αντανακλαστικό των θηλαστικών

The mammalian diving reflex is a reflex in mammals which optimizes respiration to allow staying underwater for extended periods of time. It is exhibited strongly in aquatic mammals (seals, otters, dolphins, etc.), but exists in weaker versions in other mammals, including humans, in particular babies up to 6 months old (see Infant swimming).
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mammalian_diving_reflex


 

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