Comparative Animal Physiology Environmental And Metabolic Animal Physiology

Author: C. Ladd Prosser
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471857679
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Comparative Animal Physiology Environmental And Metabolic Animal Physiology. This Fourth Edition of the highly praised text provides a comprehensive and in-depth examination of the integrative and systems aspects of comparative animal physiology. It gives particular emphasis to the physiological basis for evolution, phylogeny, speciation, ecology and behavior. Comparative Animal Physiology is internationally regarded as the authoritative source on comparative animal physiology.

Comparative Animal Physiology Environmental And Metabolic Animal Physiology

Author: C. Ladd Prosser
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471857679
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Comparative Animal Physiology Environmental And Metabolic Animal Physiology. This Fourth Edition of the highly praised text provides a comprehensive and in-depth examination of the integrative and systems aspects of comparative animal physiology. It gives particular emphasis to the physiological basis for evolution, phylogeny, speciation, ecology and behavior. Comparative Animal Physiology is internationally regarded as the authoritative source on comparative animal physiology.

Environmental And Metabolic Animal Physiology

Author: Clifford Ladd Prosser
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ISBN: 9780471857679
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Environmental And Metabolic Animal Physiology. Here is a uniquely modern approach to the study of physiological diversity that builds on the tradition established by C. Ladd Prosser's Comparative Animal Physiology. Responding to the need for a rigorously up-to-date, comprehensive survey of function and integrative systems in a variety of species, which is also easily accessible to the user, Dr. Prosser has delivered a thoroughly revised Fourth Edition in a convenient two-volume format. This carefully designed framework lets each volume zero-in on distinct aspects of comparative physiology normally studied as a whole unit. From the study of genetically replicating molecules to investigations of adaptive modulation, these two companion volumes offer an all-encompassing view of the field. With their contemporary approach, scholarly editing, flexible format, and detailed contents, Neural and Integrative Animal Physiology and Environmental and Metabolic Animal Physiology will stand together as the authoritative source in the field.

Comparative Animal Physiology Neural And Integrative Animal Physiology

Author: C. Ladd Prosser
Publisher: Wiley-Liss
ISBN: 9780471560715
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Comparative Animal Physiology Neural And Integrative Animal Physiology. Here is a uniquely modern approach to the study of physiological diversity that builds on the tradition established by C. Ladd Prosser's Comparative Animal Physiology. Responding to the need for a rigorously up-to-date, comprehensive survey of function and integrative systems in a variety of species, which is also easily accessible to the user, Dr. Prosser has delivered a thoroughly revised Fourth Edition in a convenient two-volume format. This carefully designed framework lets each volume zero-in on distinct aspects of comparative physiology normally studied as a whole unit. From the study of genetically replicating molecules to investigations of adaptive modulation, these two companion volumes offer an all-encompassing view of the field. With their contemporary approach,scholarly editing, flexible format, and detailed contents, Neural and Integrative Animal Physiology and Environmental and Metabolic Animal Physiology will stand together as the authoritative source in the field.

Comparative Animal Physiology

Author: Philip Carew Withers
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780030128479
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Comparative Animal Physiology. This truly comparative text takes a fundamental, biophysical approach toward animal physiology. Students majoring in zoology, biology, or premedicine will study animals ranging from simple invertebrates and protozoans to complex multicellular invertebrates and vertebrates. Emphasis on evolution shows the progressive changes, modifications, and developments of physiological systems from simple to complex animals. Comparisons show the similarities and differences in how animals function, but stress fundamentally similar adaptations in very different animals.

Comparative Physiology Of Animals

Author: Richard W. Hill
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
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Comparative Physiology Of Animals. Organism and environment; Energy metabolism; Thermal relationship; Exchanges of salts and water: mechanisms; Exchanges of salts and water: integration; Nitrogen excretion and other aspects of nitrogen metabolism; Renal organs and excretion; Exchanges of oxygen and carbon dioxide: basic principles, respiratory anvironments, and external respiration; Exchanges of exygen and carbon dioxide: transport in body fluids; Circulation; Metabolic responses to oxygen deficiency and lowered availability of oxygen; The active animal.

Marine Mussels

Author: Brian Leicester Bayne
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521210584
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Marine Mussels. This book, first published in 1976, is a critical review of information on mussels and sets out the material with suggestions for the future direction of research.

Environmental Physiology Of Animals

Author: Pat Willmer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444309226
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Environmental Physiology Of Animals. The new and updated edition of this accessible text provides a comprehensive overview of the comparative physiology of animals within an environmental context. Includes two brand new chapters on Nerves and Muscles and the Endocrine System. Discusses both comparative systems physiology and environmental physiology. Analyses and integrates problems and adaptations for each kind of environment: marine, seashore and estuary, freshwater, terrestrial and parasitic. Examines mechanisms and responses beyond physiology. Applies an evolutionary perspective to the analysis of environmental adaptation. Provides modern molecular biology insights into the mechanistic basis of adaptation, and takes the level of analysis beyond the cell to the membrane, enzyme and gene. Incorporates more varied material from a wide range of animal types, with less of a focus purely on terrestrial reptiles, birds and mammals and rather more about the spectacularly successful strategies of invertebrates. A companion site for this book with artwork for downloading is available at: www.blackwellpublishing.com/willmer/