9780070294110

Zoology

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  • ISBN13:

    9780070294110

  • ISBN10:

    0070294119

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 12/1/2001
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
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Table of Contents

PART ONE BIOLOGICAL PRINCIPLES 1(88)
Zoology: An Ecological and Evolutionary Perspective
2(7)
Cells, Tissues, Organs, and Organ Systems
9(22)
Cell Division and Inheritance
31(20)
Evolution: A Historical Perspective
51(13)
Evolution and Gene Frequencies
64(11)
Ecology: Preserving the Animal Kingdom
75(14)
PART TWO ANIMAL-LIKE PROTISTS AND ANIMALIA 89(260)
Animal Classification, Phylogeny, and Organization
90(15)
Animal-Like Protists: The Protozoa
105(16)
Multicellular and Tissue Levels of Organization
121(20)
The Triploblastic, Acoelomate Body Plan
141(16)
The Pseudocoelomate Body Plan: Aschelminths
157(16)
Molluscan Success
173(18)
Annelida: The Metameric Body Form
191(15)
The Arthropods: Blueprint for Success
206(19)
The Hexapods and Myriapods: Terrestrial Triumphs
225(16)
The Echinoderms
241(14)
Hemichordata and Invertebrate Chordates
255(11)
The Fishes: Vertebrate Success in Water
266(18)
Amphibians: The First Terrestrial Vertebrates
284(16)
Reptiles: The First Amniotes
300(15)
Birds: Feathers, Flight, and Endothermy
315(16)
Mammals: Specialized Teeth, Endothermy, Hair, and Viviparity
331(18)
PART THREE FORM AND FUNCTION: A COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVE 349(144)
Protection, Support, and Movement
350(19)
Communication I: Nervous and Sensory Systems
369(27)
Communication II: The Endocrine System and Chemical Messengers
396(18)
Circulation and Gas Exchange
414(19)
Nutrition and Digestion
433(22)
Temperature and Body Fluid Regulation
455(19)
Reproduction and Development
474(19)
The Chemical Basis of Animal Life*
Energy and Enzymes: Life's Driving and Controlling Forces*
How Animals Harvest Energy Stored in Nutrients*
Embryology*
Animal Behavior*
Glossary 493(28)
Credits 521(4)
Index 525

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