Novel muscle and connective tissue design enables hyper-extensibility and controls engulfment volume in lunge-feeding rorqual whales

Citation:

Shadwick, R.E., Goldbogen, J.A., Potvin, J., Pyenson, N.D. and Vogl, A.W. 2013. Novel muscle and connective tissue design enables hyper-extensibility and controls engulfment volume in lunge-feeding rorqual whales. Journal of Experimental Biology 216(14), 2691-2701. doi: 10.1242/jeb.081752

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http://jeb.biologists.org/content/jexbio/216/14/2691.full.pdf