Contact: Daisy Brickhill
Society for Experimental Biology
Caption: The zooplankton (Phronima sedentaria) uses two specialized processes, metabolic suppression and anaerobic glycolysis, which allows it to survive in the Oxygen Minimum Zone.
Credit: Leanne Elder
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