Anemonefish oxygenate their anemone hosts at night

  title={Anemonefish oxygenate their anemone hosts at night},
  author={Joseph T. Szczebak and Raymond P. Henry and Fuad A. Al-Horani and Nanette E Chadwick},
  journal={Journal of Experimental Biology},
  pages={970 - 976}
SUMMARY Many stony coral-dwelling fishes exhibit adaptations to deal with hypoxia among the branches of their hosts; however, no information exists on the respiratory ecophysiology of obligate fish associates of non-coral organisms such as sea anemones and sponges. This study investigated metabolic and behavioral interactions between two-band anemonefish (Amphiprion bicinctus) and bulb-tentacle sea anemones (Entacmaea quadricolor) at night. We measured the net dark oxygen uptake (, μmol O2 h−1… 

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