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Keywords: retractor bulbiClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (8): 1361–1368.
Published: 15 March 2004
... contact appears to help push the prey toward the esophagus, and it may also serve to anchor the prey for tongue-based transport. Electromyographic recordings confirm strong activity in the retractor bulbi muscles during eye retraction. After bilateral denervation of the retractor bulbi, frogs maintain the...
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