9780697345554

ZOOLOGY

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    9780697345554

  • ISBN10:

    0697345556

  • Edition: 4th
  • Copyright: 1/1/1999
  • Publisher: MCG
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Table of Contents

PREFACE xiv
PART ONE SCIENCE, THE CELL, AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 1(82)
1 ZOOLOGY: ITS PLACE IN SCIENCE
2(13)
2 THE CHEMICAL BASIS OF ANIMAL LIFE
15(16)
3 CELLS, TISSUES, ORGANS, AND ORGAN SYSTEMS OF ANIMALS
31(28)
4 ENERGY AND ENZYMES: LIFE'S DRIVING AND CONTROLLING FORCES
59(10)
5 HOW ANIMALS HARVEST ENERGY STORED IN NUTRIENTS
69(14)
PART TWO THE CONTINUITY OF ANIMAL LIFE 83(68)
6 CELL DIVISION
84(13)
7 INHERITANCE PATTERNS
97(10)
8 CHROMOSOMES AND GENE LINKAGE
107(12)
9 MOLECULAR GENETICS: ULTIMATE CELLULAR CONTROL
119(14)
10 DESCRIPTIVE EMBRYOLOGY
133(18)
PART THREE EVOLUTION 151(26)
11 EVOLUTION: A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
152(11)
12 EVOLUTION AND GENE FREQUENCIES
163(14)
PART FOUR BEHAVIOR AND ECOLOGY 177(48)
13 ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
178(13)
14 ECOLOGY I: INDIVIDUALS AND POPULATIONS
191(14)
15 ECOLOGY II: COMMUNITIES AND ECOSYSTEMS
205(20)
PART FIVE ANIMAL-LIKE PROTISTS AND ANIMALIA 225(304)
16 ANIMAL CLASSIFICATION, PHYLOGENY, AND ORGANIZATION
226(15)
17 ANIMAL-LIKE PROTISTS: THE PROTOZOA
241(18)
18 MULTICELLULAR AND TISSUE LEVELS OF ORGANIZATION
259(26)
19 THE TRIPLOBLASTIC, ACOELOMATE BODY PLAN
285(16)
20 THE PSEUDOCOELOMATE BODY PLAN: ASCHELMINTHS
301(16)
21 MOLLUSCAN SUCCESS
317(22)
22 ANNELIDA: THE METAMERIC BODY FORM
339(20)
23 THE ARTHROPODS: BLUEPRINT FOR SUCCESS
359(20)
24 THE HEXAPODS AND MYRIAPODS: TERRESTRIAL TRIUMPHS
379(22)
25 THE ECHINODERMS
401(22)
26 HEMICHORDATA AND INVERTEBRATE CHORDATES
423(12)
27 THE FISHES: VERTEBRATE SUCCESS IN WATER
435(20)
28 AMPHIBIANS: THE FIRST TERRESTRIAL VERTEBRATES
455(16)
29 REPTILES: THE FIRST AMNIOTES
471(16)
30 BIRDS: FEATHERS, FLIGHT, AND ENDOTHERMY
487(18)
31 MAMMALS: SPECIALIZED TEETH, ENDOTHERMY, HAIR, AND VIVIPARITY
505(24)
PART SIX FORM AND FUNCTION: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE 529(170)
32 PROTECTION, SUPPORT, AND MOVEMENT
530(21)
33 COMMUNICATION I: NERVES
551(16)
34 COMMUNICATION II: SENSES
567(18)
35 COMMUNICATION III: THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM AND CHEMICAL MESSENGERS
585(20)
36 CIRCULATION, IMMUNITY, AND GAS EXCHANGE
605(24)
37 NUTRITION AND DIGESTION
629(26)
38 TEMPERATURE AND BODY FLUID REGULATION
655(22)
39 REPRODUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT
677(22)
GLOSSARY 699(34)
CREDITS 733(4)
INDEX 737

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