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How Gorged Gator Guts Digest Big, Bony Meals

Animals  (tags: alligators, crocodiles, digestion, research, study, science, scientists, wildlife, wildanimals )

John (Aqu
- 3203 days ago -
When an alligator eats, the amount it consumes is like a 130-pound woman eating a 30-pound hamburger. University of Utah biologist C. G. Farmer and colleagues have figured out how alligators digest such big -- and often bony -- meals: They divert blood

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