The Dissection of Vertebrates : A Laboratory Manual
With illustrations on seven vertebrates - Lamprey, Shark, Perch, Mudpuppy, Frog, Cat and Pigeon - "Dissection of Vertebrates" is the first book of its kind to include high-quality, digitally rendered illustrations, and has recently won an Award of Excellence in Illustrated Medical Book from the Association of Medicial Illustrators. Using a systemic approach for each vertebrate, this book covers several vertebrates commonly used in providing a transitional sequence in morphology. This beautifully illustrated, full-color primary dissection manual is ideal for use by students and researchers in vertebrate and functional morphology and comparative anatomy. The result of this exceptional work offers the most comprehensive treatment than has ever before been available.Expertly rendered award-winning illustrations accompany the detailed, clear dissection direction. This book is organized by individual organism to facilitate classroom presentation. It offers coverage of a wide range of vertebrates. It is available in full-color and the strong pedagogical aids in a convenient lay-flat presentation.
- Paperback | 304 pages
- 216 x 276 x 24mm | 1,020.59g
- 05 Sep 2006
- Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
- Academic Press Inc
- San Diego, United States
- New ed.
- Approx. 200 illustrations
Table of contents
Preface Introduction Ch. 1 The Craniata and Vertebrata Ch. 2 Systems of the Vertebrate Body Ch. 3 Lamprey Ch. 4 Shark Ch. 5 Perch Ch. 6 Mudpuppy Ch. 7 Frog Ch. 8 Cat Ch. 9 Pigeon