Anatomy of Dolphins: Insights into Body Structure and - download pdf or read online

By Bruno Cozzi,Stefan Huggenberger,Helmut A Oelschläger

ISBN-10: 0124072291

ISBN-13: 9780124072299

The Anatomy of Dolphins: Insights into physiology and Function is an actual, designated, absolutely illustrated, descriptive, and functionally orientated textual content at the anatomy and morphology of dolphins. It specializes in a few delphinid species, with keynotes on very important dolphin-like genera, corresponding to the harbor porpoise. It additionally serves as an invaluable supplement for increasing developments and emphases in molecular biology and genetics.

The authors proportion their life-long services on marine mammals in quite a few disciplines. Written as a crew instead of being ready as a set of separate contributions, the result's a uniform and entire type, giving all of the diverse subject matters applicable house. Many colour figures, which use the authors’ entry to vast collections of targeted dolphin and whale fabric, around out this remarkable supplying to the field.

  • Includes top of the range illustrations, drawings, halftone art, photographic documentations, microphotos, and tables detailing dolphin anatomy, functionality, and morphology
  • Facilitates schooling and coaching of scholars of all uncomplicated learn and technologies devoted to marine biology and the therapy of marine mammals
  • Brings jointly the present wisdom and knowledge in this subject, together with these in vague prior or non-English guides, or scattered briefly chapters in volumes
  • Covers a few delphinid species and serves as an invaluable supplement for increasing traits in molecular biology and genetics

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