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Flashcards in Respiratory System Deck (17):
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Dvpmt of the pharynx as an organ of repspiration

Vertebrate characteristic

2

Transport of oxygen in a closed circulatory system

Vertebrate

3

Lungs or swim bladder (bony fish and tetrapods)

Vertebrate

4

Loss of gills and dependence on lungs for respiration

Tetrapods

5

Respiration thru rib mvmt

Tetrapods

6

Elaboration of turbinals in nasal cavity

Mammalian

7

Secondary palate

Mammalian

8

Larynx

Mammalian

9

Dvpmt of alveoli in the lungs

Mammalian

10

Thoracoabdominal diaphragm

Mammalian

11

Sagittal flexion of the spinal column

Mammalian

12

Simplification of the nasal passages and conchae

Primate

13

Decoupling of breathing from locomotion

Human

14

Elimination of thermoregulatory panting

Human

15

Enlargement of pharynx and its use in speech

Human

16

Enlargement of the spinal canal for increased motor control of breathing

Human

17

Protruding nose

Human