FUNCTIONAL ANATOMY OF THE VERTEBRATES LIEM PDF
This book introduces students to the groups of vertebrates and explores the anatomical evolution of vertebrates within the context of the functional. Download Citation on ResearchGate | On Jan 1, , W. F. Walker and others published Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: An Evolutionary Perspective }. Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: An Evolutionary Perspective | 3rd Edition. Karel Liem/William Bemis/Warren F. Walker/Lance Grande. Product cover for.
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William Bemis University of Massachusetts-Amherstan expert in the field of cladistics and extensive experience in teaching comparative anatomy, and Lance Grande Field Museum of Natural History known for his research experience with the evolution of vertebrates.
Phylogenetic Relationships of Chordates and Craniates. From inside the book.
Resources Cengage Learning is Engaged with Well known for his articles on reptile anatomy and locomotion, Dr. Harcourt College PublishersJan 1, – Medical – pages. Liem Snippet view – An Evolutionary Perspective 3rd Edition. Account Options Sign in. Vertebratws text contains all of the material taught in classic comparative anatomy courses, but integrates this material with current research in functional anatomy.
The Nervous System II: Veretbrates Excretory System and Osmoregulation. Other editions – View all Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: Functional Anatomy of Support and Locomotion.
This integration adds a new dimension to our understanding of structure and helps students understand the evolution of vertebrates. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. The three chapters on the sense organs and the nervous system reflect the extraordinary strides that have been made in the field of comparative vertebrate neurobiology. Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: No eBook available Amazon.
Students premeds can better appreciate human structure by having this historical perspective on how human form evolved. Time for an upgrade The book is the most current of its kind available. The discussion of the postcranial skeleton has been divided into two chapters, one on the vertebeates skeleton and one on the appendicular skeleton. Oral Cavity and Feeding Mechanisms. Walker is the author of seven laboratory manuals and textbooks published in over 30 editions and in several translations.
The Nervous System I: About the Solution Supplements Meet the Author.
Early Development and Comparative Embryology. Background for the Study of Vertebrate Anatomy.
In addition to being the coauthor of Vertebrate Dissection, Dr. Consistently uses the newer cladistic methodology to analyze interrelationships of groups and the evolution of organ systems and introduces students to this methodology, which is now being used by researchers to develop testable hypotheses of relationships and evolution. More citations to the original literature functtional given than is customary in a book at this level, but users have found this to be helpful material to have at their fingertips.
The Reproductive System and Reproduction.
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Figures Skull Roof Elements is a good example of this feature. Diversity and Phylogenetic History of Craniates. Figuresand for example. Contents Background for the Study of Vertebrate. This book introduces students to the groups of vertebrates and explores the anatomical evolution of vertebrates within the context of the functional interrelationships of organs and the changing environments to which vertebrates have adapted.
Protection, Support, and Movement.
Organization, Spinal Cord, and Peripheral Nerves. Phylogenetic Relationships of Chordates and Craniates. The text contains all of the material taught in classic comparative The authors have made a special effort to interpret patterns in a modern functiomal context throughout the text.
All of the material on endocrinology, except for that involving the reproductive hormones, has been consolidated into one chapter. Evolution of Trunk Vertebrate is a good example of this feature. Pharynx, Stomach, and Intestine. For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant. The text contains all of the material taught in classic comparative anatomy courses, but integrates this material with current research in functional anatomy.
Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: Introduces students to the basic physical concepts that underlie the evolution of structure, thereby allowing students to understand the physical reasons for, and constrains on, the structure of organs. Diversity and Phylogenetic History of Craniates. This integration adds a new dimension to our understanding of structure and helps students vertegrates the evolution of vertebrates.
An Evolutionary Perspective Karel F. Thoroughly describes the evolution of organs and organ systems.