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Title:
Integrated principles of zoology
Author:
Hickman, Cleveland P. (Cleveland Pendleton), 1896-1978.
Edition:
Eleventh edition.
Publication Information:
Boston : McGraw-Hill, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xviii, 899 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 29 cm + 1 computer laser optical disc (4 3/4 in.).
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780072909616
Format :
Book

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This text provides comprehensive treatment of the integrated principles of zoology.


Table of Contents

Part 1 Introduction to the Living Animal
1 Life: Biological Principles and the Science of Zoology
2 Origin and Chemistry of Life
3 Cells as Units of Life
4 Cellular Metabolism
Part 2 Continuity and Evolution of Animal Life
5 Principles of Genetics: A Review
6 Organic Evolution
7 The Reproductive Process
8 Principles of Development
Part 3 The Diversity of Animal Life
9 Architectural Pattern of an Animal
10 Classification and Phylogeny of Animals
11 Protozoan Groups
12 Mesozoa and Parazoa
13 Radiate Animals
14 Acoelomate Animals
15 Pseudocoelomate Animals
16 Molluscs
17 Segmented Worms
18 Arthropods
19 Aquatic Mandibulates
20 Terrestrial Mandibulates
21 Lesser Protostomes
22 Lophophorate Animals
23 Echinoderms
24 Chaetognaths and Hemichordates
25 Chordates
26 Fishes
27 Early Tetrapods and Modern Amphibians
28 Reptilian Groups
29 Birds
30 Mammals
Part 4 Activity of Life
31 Support, Protection, and Movement
32 Homeostasis
33 Internal Fluids
34 Digestion and Nutrition
35 Nervous Coordination
36 Chemical Coordination
37 Immunity
38 Animal Behavior
Part 5 The Animal and Its Environment
39 The Biosphere and Animal Distribution
40 Animal Ecology
41 Animals in the Human Environment

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