Laboratory Studies in Integrated Principles of Zoology / Edition 14

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Overview

Laboratory Studies in Integrated Principles of Zoology uses a comprehensive, phylogenetic approach in emphasizing basic biological principles, animal form and function, and evolutionary concepts. This introductory lab manual is ideal for a one- or two-semester course. The new edition expertly combines up-to-date coverage with the clear writing style and dissection guides that have distinguished this manual from edition to edition.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780072970050
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies,Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/28/2007
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 14
  • Pages: 448
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Cleve Hickman is Professor Emeritus at Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA. He received his Ph.D. in Zoology from the University of British Columbia, did research in animal physiology for eight years, and taught zoology for over 30 years. He's made over 20 trips to the Galapagos Islands for research and as an instructor for student field trips

Larry Roberts is currently teaching parasitology and marine biology at the University of Miami. He received his Ph.D. in Parasitology from Johns Hopkins University and is a coauthor of Foundations of Parasitology, 5/e. Past teaching affiliations include University of Massachusetts, Texas Tech University, and Florida International University. Dr. Roberts has authored numerous research articles and a title of related interest: Underwater World of Sport Diving.

Allan Larson is an Associate Professor at Washington University, St. Louis, MO. He received his Ph.D. in Genetics at the University of California, Berkeley. His fields of specialization include Evolutionary Biology, Molecular Population Genetics and Systematics, and Amphibian Systematics. He's taught courses in general biology, evolution, and population biology.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction to the Living Animal
1 The Microscope
2 Cell Structure and Division
3 Gametogenesis and Embryology
4 Tissue Structure and Function
5 Introduction to Animal Classification
2 The Diversity of Animal Life
6 Protozoan Groups
7The Sponges
8 The Radiate Animals
9 The Acoelomate Animals
10 The Pseudocoelomate Animals
11The Molluscs
12 The Annelids
13 The Chelicerate Arthropods
14 The Crustacean Arthropods
15 The Uniramia Arthropods: Myriapods & Insects
16 The Echinoderms
17 Phylum Chordata: A Deuterostome Group
18 The Fishes - Lampreys, Sharks, and Bony Fishes
19 Class Amphibia
20 Class Reptilia
21 Class Aves
22 Class Mammalia
3 Activity of Life
23 Ecological Relationships of Animals
Appendix A Instructor's Resources for Implementing Exercises
Appendix B Sources of Living Material and Prepared Microslides
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 6, 2014

    This Lab book is a very helpful tool to have in any dissection l

    This Lab book is a very helpful tool to have in any dissection lab. The diagrams are helpful and there are even instructions for making each cut. Definitely recommended.

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