Zoology - The Animal Kingdom

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Zoology - The Animal Kingdom

«Zoology: The Animal Kingdom»
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education | ISBN: 0071124071 | PDF | 93.94 Mb

Principles-oriented introductory zoology text for non-majors or combined majors/non-majors (freshman-sophomore level). An introductory general zoology text that is manageable in size and adaptable to a variety of course formats.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Biological Principles
1 Zoology: An Evolutionary and Ecological Perspective
2 Cells, Tissues, Organs, and Organ Systems
3 Cell Division and Inheritance
4 Evolution: An Historical Perspective
5 Evolution and Gene Frequencies
6 Ecological Perspectives—Preserving the Animal Kingdom

Part Two Animal-like Protista and Animalia
7 Animal Classifications, Phylogeny, and Organization
8 Animal-Like Protists: The Protozoa
9 Multicellular and Tissue Levels of Organization
10 The Tripoblastic, Acoelomate Body Plan
11 The Pseudocoelomate Body Plan: Aschelminths
12 Mollucan Success
13 Annelida: The Metameric Body Form
14 The Arthropods: Blueprint for Success
15 The Hexapods and Myriapods: Terrestrial Triumphs
16 The Echinoderms
17 Hemichordata and Invertebrate Chordates
18 The Fishes: Vertebrate Success in Water
19 Amphibians: The First Terrestrial Vertebrates
20 Reptiles: The First Amniotes
21 Birds: Feathers, Flight, and Endothermy
22 Mammals: Specialized Teeth, Endothermy, Hair, and Viviparity

Part Three Form and Function: A Comparative Perspective
23 Protection, Support, and Movement
24 Communication I: Nervous and Sensory Systems
25 Communication II: The Endocrine System and Chemical Messengers
26 Circulation, Immunity, and Gas Exchange
27 Nutrition and Digestion
28 Temperature and Body Fluid Regulation
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