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Fig. 17. Scanning electron micrographs of gill filaments in killifish at 0 h (A, B), 3 h (C, D), 12 h (E, F) and 30 days (G, H) after transfer from seawater to freshwater. B, D, F, H. Enlarged views of the apical region of MR cells. Bars: A, C, E, G, 10 μm; B, D, F, H, 1 μm. Reprinted from J. Exp. Biol., 206, Katoh and Kaneko, Short-term transformation and long-term replacement of branchial chloride cells in killifish transferred from seawater to freshwater, revealed by morphofunctional observations and a newly established "time-differential double fluorescent staining" technique, 4113­4123, 2003, The Company of Biologists Limited.

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