Revealed: first warm-blooded fish (and we’ve been eating it for years)

Imants George Priede

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Abstract

The opah, or moonfish, a large colourful fish living across the world’s oceans, has been found to have a warm heart and maintain a high body temperature, according to a report in the journal Science. It’s a zoological curiosity and a remarkable evolutionary development for fish.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
PublisherThe Conversation UK
Publication statusPublished - 14 May 2015

Keywords

  • Fish
  • Marine biology

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