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ilibrlurn (Figure 49.6). A coirmon type of statocyst consists of a ayer of ciliated
receptor cells surround'ng a chamber that contains one or rnore statoliths, which
are grains of sand or other dense granules. Gravity causes the statoliths to settle
Flying Gravity poses a major problem for 'light because wings rrust develop
enough l"t to overcome gravity's downward force. The key to fight 's wing s'rape.
All types of wings, ircludirg those of airplanes, are airfoils—structures whose
Concept 49.2 > Sensing Gravity and Sound in Invertebrates (p. 1050) Most
invertebrates sense their orientation with respect to gravity by P means of
statocysts. Many arthropods sense sounds with body. The mechanoreceptors
involved with ...
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