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Fig. 36. Changes in plasma concentrations of Na+ (A) and Cl­ (B) and blood pH (C) following transfer of Osorezan dace from neutral stream water (pH 6.8­7.2) to acid lake water (pH 3.6­3.7). Data are expressed as the mean ± S.E.M. (n = 7­11). Asterisks indicate significant difference (p < 0.05) from the initial values. Reprinted with permission from Zool. Sci., 16, Kaneko et al., Acid tolerance of Japanese dace (a Cyprinid teleost) in Lake Osorezan, a remarkable acid lake, 871­877, 1999, The Zoological Society of Japan.

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