Sensory Biology of Jawed Fishes: New Insights / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $318.40
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (2) from $318.40   
  • New (2) from $318.40   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing 1 – 1 of 2
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$318.40
Seller since 2011

Feedback rating:

(827)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
Brand new and unread! Join our growing list of satisfied customers!

Ships from: Phoenix, MD

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing 1 – 1 of 2
Close
Sort by

Overview

The book reviews recent advances in tropical plant breeding. Each of the twenty-four chapters describes a specific crop, which has been written by scientists working in the field of plant breeding and genetic improvement of that particular species. The book will be a useful reference work for professional plant breeders as well as researchers, teachers, and students interested in this topic.
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Ichthyologists specializing in morphology, ultrastructure, physiology, developmental biology, neurology, ecology, and behavior present 15 commissioned papers on the senses of the gnathostomes, or jawed fish, among which are the teleosts, which account for almost all living fish. Among the topics are the development of the eye of teleosts, electrogeneration in South American weakly electric fish, the mechano- sensory lateral line, the role of the fish telencephalon in sensory information processing, the biologically adequate stimulus for electroreception in freshwater catfish, and the neurobiology of fish olfaction. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781578080991
  • Publisher: Edenbridge Limited
  • Publication date: 1/3/2001
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 404

Table of Contents

Development of the Eye of Teleosts: Yvette W. Kunz; The Eyes of Jawed Fish-A Review and Recent Progress with New Insights: D.T. Yew et al.; The Fish Cornea: Adaptations for Different Aquatic Environments: Shaun P. Collin and H. Barry Collin; Accomodation and Eye Movements in the Oscar Astronctus ocellatus: M.E. Andison et al.; Eletrogeneration in South American Weakly Electric Fish: Daniel Lorenzo et al.; Detection of Electric Signals in Jawed Fishes: Gerhard von der Emde and Stephan Schwarz; The Mechanosensory Lateral Line of Jawed Fishes: Joachim Mogdans and Horst Bleckmann; Mechanoreception: Hearing and Lateral Line: F. Bretschneider et al.; The Role of the Fish Telen Cephalon in Sensory Information Processing: Michael H. Hofmann; Electroreception in Freshwater Catfish: The Biologically Adequate Stimulus: Robert C. Peters et al.; A Morphological and Functional Analysis of the Ampullae of Lorenzini in Selected Galeoid Sharks: W. Raschi et al.; Fish Chromatophores as Sensors of Environmental Stimuli: Victor Benno Meyer-Rochow; Morphology and Immuno Histochemistry of Taste Buds in Bony Fishes: Grazia Tagliafierro and Giacome Zaccone; The Neurobiology of Fish Olfaction: Barabra S. Zielinski and Toshiaki J. Hara; The Adaptive Transfomation of the Palatine-Maxillary System in Catfish: Towards Freedom and Increased Mobility for a Major Device, the Maxillary Barbel: Rui Diogo and Michel Chardon
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)