9780072435597

General Zoology Laboratory Manual

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    9780072435597

  • ISBN10:

    0072435593

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/25/2001
  • Publisher: MCG (Manual)
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Summary

This General Zoology Laboratory Manual is intended for students taking their first course in zoology. Provided are exercises and experiences that will help students: (1) understand the general principles that unite animal biology, (2) appreciate the diversity found in the animal kingdom and understand the evolutionary relationships that explain this diversity, (3) become familiar with the structure and function of vertebrate organ systems and appreciate some of the evolutionary changes that took place in the development of those organ systems, and (4) develop problem-solving skills.

Table of Contents

Unit I Introductory Concepts and Skills

1 The Microscope and Scientific Method

2 Cells and Tissues

3 Aspects of Cell Function

4 Genetics

5 Embryology

6 Adaptations of Stream Invertebrates - A Scavenger Hunt

Unit II An Evolutionary Approach to the Animal Phyla

7 The Classification of Organisms

8 Animal-like Protists

9 Porifera

10 Cnidaria (Coelenterata)

11 Platyhelminthes

12 The Pseudocoelomate Body Plan: Aschelminths

13 Mollusca

14 Annelida

15 Arthropoda

16 Echinodermata

17 Chordata

Unit III An Evolutionary Approach to Vertebrate Structure and Function

18 Vertebrate Musculoskeletal Systems

19 Vertebrate Nervous Regulation

20 Vertebrate Circulation

21 Vertebrate Respiration

22 Vertebrate Digestion

23 Vertebrate Excretion

24 Vertebrate Reproduction

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