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Keywords: oxygen saturation curveClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (11): 1789–1796.
Published: 1 May 2004
..., such as the appearance of predators or discovery of large prey requiring extended handling time, occur. The form of the oxygen saturation curve over time at the surface means that the time costs for maintaining constant oxygen reserves become particularly onerous for long,deep dives, so the observed decrease in reserves...