Estivation: How Mucus Saved My Life

Learn how some animals have adapted to survive in some of the hottest and driest environments in the world, by covering themselves in mucus and calling it good.

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Sources:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/adaptations/Estivation
http://animals.answers.com/science/estivation-life-in-slow-motion
http://animals.howstuffworks.com/animal-facts/hibernation4.htm
http://amphibiaweb.org/species/6142
http://books.google.com/books?id=wWQw11SLvVwC&pg=PA1501
http://books.google.com/books?id=pDfavtT_xSsC&pg=PA125
http://animals.jrank.org/pages/181/Amero-Australian-Treefrogs-Hylidae-WATER-HOLDING-FROG-Cyclorana-platycephala-SPECIES-ACCOUNTS.html

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