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Fig. 12. Schematic drawing of the central circulation in Protopterus aethiopicus. Modified from Johansen et al. 1968a on the basis of the diagram given by Laurent et al. (1978) and the photograph in Szidon et al. 1969. A atrium; BC bulbus cordis; CA coeliac artery; DA dorsal aorta; PA pulmonary artery; PV pulmonary vein; SV sinus venosus; V ventricle; VC vena cava. Arrow indicates ductus arteriosus. Springer and the original publisher (Zeitschrift für Vergleichende Physiologie, 59, 1968, 157–186, Cardiovascular dynamics in the lungfishes, Johansen, Fig. 1) is given to the publication in which the material was originally published, by adding: "With kind permission from Springer Science and Business Media."

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