Table 2.

Hematocrit and arterial pH of normoxic turtles

Acclimation temperatureHematocrit (%)Arterial pH
5°C30±37.82±0.05
21°C21±37.53±0.08*
  • Values are mean ± s.e.m., N=4.

    An asterisk indicates significant difference between acclimation temperatures.