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By Douglas Webster,Molly Webster

ISBN-10: 0127408509

ISBN-13: 9780127408507

Comparative Vertebrate Morphology presents a finished dialogue of vertebrate morphology. The structure-function notion on the point of organs and organ platforms is key to an knowing of comparative evolutionary morphology. it's upon those 3 interrelated aspects—structure, functionality, and evolution— that that contents of this quantity were geared up and provided.
The e-book opens with a dialogue of normal thoughts on vertebrate evolution. this can be through separate chapters on vertebrate phylogeny, skeletal parts, the cranial and postcranial skeleton, muscle tissue, muscular approach, and improvement of the integument, apprehensive tissues, feel organs, anxious approach constitution, anxious pathways, and endocrines. next chapters care for the digestive, breathing, circulatory, excretory and water stability, and reproductive platforms.
This e-book was once designed to satisfy the desires of a one-semester direction for college kids who've already had an introductory direction in biology. it truly is assumed that the lectures should be supplemented by way of a laboratory with its personal laboratory handbook. The association of the textual content permits the teacher to coordinate the laboratory and lecture parts of the course.

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