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Keywords: clawed toadClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (15): 2847–2858.
Published: 1 August 2006
...Eberhard R. Horn SUMMARY During space flights, tadpoles of the clawed toad Xenopus laevis occasionally develop upward bended tails (tail lordosis). The tail lordosis disappears after re-entry to 1 g within a couple of days. The mechanisms responsible for the induction of the tail lordosis...