Which process do some snails and fishes undergo to prevent themselves from desiccation?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

Which process do some snails and fishes undergo to prevent themselves from desiccation?
 
(a) Dormancy
 
(b) Migration
 
(c) Aestivation
 
(d) Hibernation
 
I had been asked this question in a job interview.
 
Question is from Organisms and Populations in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

Correct option is (c) Aestivation
 
For explanation: None.