Integrated principles of zoology / Cleveland P. Hickman, Jr [and others].

Edition
  • 12th ed.
Published
  • New York, London : McGraw-Hill 2003
Physical description
xxiii, 872 pages : illustrations (chiefly color)
ISBN
  • 0071218564
  • 9780071218566
Notes
  • Previous edition: 2001.
  • Previous ed.: 2001.
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Introduction to living animals. Life : biological principles and the science of zoology -- Origin and chemistry of life -- Cells as units of life -- Cellular metabolism -- Continuity and evolution of animal life. Genetics : a review -- Organic evolution -- Reproductive process -- Principles of development -- Diversity of animal life. Architectural pattern of an animal -- Classification and phylogeny of animals -- Protozoan groups -- Mesozoa and parazoa -- Radiate animals -- Acoelomate bilateral animals -- Pseudocoelomate animals -- Molluscs -- Segmented worms -- Arthropods -- Aquatic mandibulates -- Terrestrial mandibulates -- Smaller protostome phyla -- Echinoderms and hemichordates -- Chordates -- Fishes -- Early tetrapods and modern amphibians -- Amniote origins and reptilian groups -- Birds -- Mammals -- Activity of life. Support, protection, and movement -- Homeostasis -- Internal fluids and respiration -- Digestion and nutrition -- Nervous coordination -- Chemical coordination -- Immunity -- Animal behavior -- Animals and their environment. Biosphere and animal distribution -- Animal ecology.
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Genre
  • Einführung.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • [This] is a college text adaptable to any introductory course in zoology. [It] describes the diversity of animal life and the ... adaptations that enable animals to inhabit nearly all conceivable ecological niches.-Pref.

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Bangor University Library: Deiniol Large Book QL47.2 .H54 2004
University of Bristol Libraries: Research Reserve (contact University of Bristol Library staff) Store 709338 7 day loan (Research Reserve)
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2005.b.3084
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Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 590 INT
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 590 INT
UCL Library Services: UCL Science Library ZOOLOGY 20 c HIC
University of Warwick Library: Main Library Oversize QL47.2.H54
University of Warwick Library: Store QL47.2.H54

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