5 edition of Physiological Animal Ecology found in the catalog.
February 26, 1996
by Prentice Hall
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||288|
Purchase Animals and Environmental Fitness: Physiological and Biochemical Aspects of Adaptation and Ecology - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , Pat Willmer began her research career in neurobiology at Cambridge, progressively switching to broader interests in invertebrate physiology and the interactions of physiology, ecology, and behavior. Her current interests at St Andrews mainly focus on insect environmental physiology, and effects on insect–plant interactions. Graham Stone. began his research career in Price: $
Larry L. Barton studies the physiological activities of environmentally important microorganisms, focusing on energetics of bacterial inorganic metabolism and bacterial bioremediation. Larry has been the instructor of the course in General Microbiology for over 30 years. The author of five previous books, he was the founding editor and the initial editor-in . Animal Physiology presents all the branches of modern animal physiology with a strong emphasis on integration of physiological knowledge, ecology, and evolutionary biology. Integration extends from molecules to organ systems and from one physiological discipline to another. The book takes an entirely fresh approach to each topic/5(38).
Physiology (/ ˌ f ɪ z i ˈ ɒ l ə dʒ i /; from Ancient Greek φύσις (physis), meaning 'nature, origin', and -λογία (-logia), meaning 'study of') is the scientific study of functions and mechanisms in a living system. As a sub-discipline of biology, physiology focuses on how organisms, organ systems, individual organs, cells, and biomolecules carry out the chemical and physical. Ecological and Environmental Physiology Series Provides a comprehensive physiological basis for how mammals work, based on general physiological principles Summarizes our current knowledge of the complex and sophisticated physiological function of mammals required for survival in a wide variety of ecological and environmental contexts.
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Louw, D. Mitchell and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Physiological Animal Ecology by Louw, G ; Mitchell, D - AbeBooks. Physiological animal ecology. [Gideon Louw] -- Aimed primarily at animal ecology undergraduates, this text attempts to provide a bridge between their knowledge of ecology and their understanding of physiology.
This book brings together details on benthic marine algae, seagrasses, salt marsh, mangrove, and dune plant communities throughout Latin America. Researchers and graduate students in plant ecology, marine biology, and environmental management will benefit from the valuable information in this book.
Fundamentals of Physiology 1 1 Animals and Environments: Function on the Ecological Stage 3 2 Molecules and Cells in Animal Physiology 31 3 Genomics, Proteomics, and Related Approaches to Physiology 67 4 Physiological Animal Ecology book Development and Epigenetics 85 5 Transport of Solutes and Water 99 PART II Food, Energy, and Temperature Welcome.
The Animal Ecology and Physiology department addresses multiple levels of biological organization, from molecule to organism, from individual to population and community. We focus on fish stress adaptation and calcium physiology, but also on how ecophysiological trade-offs interact with the environment and impact population dynamics.
Life history characteristics are traits that affect the life table of an organism, and can be imagined as various investments in growth, reproduction, and ments in growth, reproduction, and survivorship.
The goal of life history theory is to understand the variation in such life history Size: 2MB. "The book was enlarged by extended new areas, gathered in the boxes, with separate references at the end of the book.
The information there is a contribution of invited authors – experienced specialists in recent physiological and environmental research. The main structure of the book was left unchanged. Animals and Environmental Fitness: Physiological and Biochemical Aspects of Adaptation and Ecology, Volume 2 contains the proceedings of the First Conference of the European Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry held in Liège, Belgium, on August The authors, William H.
Karasov (University of Wisconsin) and Carlos Martínez del Rio (University of Wyoming), are both physiological ecologists specializing in birds, but their book encompasses a world beyond birds that includes insects, crustaceans, fish, rats, and even giant worms and : James J.
Elser. This new text provides a fresh approach to the subject of animal physiology, truly integrating comparative and environmental aspects for the first time. The book is divided into three sections: the first covers the basic principles of adaptation and problems of size and scale; the second tackles the key mechanisms in comparative physiology; and the third considers in.
Animal Physiology presents all the branches of modern animal physiology with a strong emphasis on integration among physiological disciplines, ecology, and evolutionary biology. The book takes an entirely fresh approach to each topic.
Its full-color illustrations include many novel, visually effective features to help students learn. Biology of Bats, Volume I, examines most of the basic characteristics related to the anatomy, physiology, behavior, and ecology of the bat. It covers the animal's evolution, as well as karyology, bioeconomics, zoogeography, principles of classification, and procedures and issues involved in the care and management of bats as research subjects in the laboratory.
The new and updated edition of this accessible text provides a comprehensive overview of the comparative physiology of animals within an environmental context. Includes two brand new chapters on Nerves and Muscles and the Endocrine System.
Discusses both comparative systems physiology and environmental physiology. Analyses and integrates 4/5(1). Ecophysiology, environmental physiology or physiological ecology is a biological discipline that studies the adaptation of an organism's physiology to environmental conditions.
It is closely related to comparative physiology and evolutionary physiology. Ernst Haeckel's coinage bionomy is sometimes employed as a synonym. Physiological Ecology (all pages, liters, and kilograms of it!) is a comprehensive yet surprisingly accessible treatment of a topic that is the linchpin for biologists of many stripes So if animals and food webs are central to your interests, you should read this book.
Few important features of this text book are; 1. It provides basic principles of physiology in a simple and easy language. Well labeled diagrams, graphs, flowcharts and tables have been Author: P.
Reddy. Physiological ecology is the study of biophysical, biochemical, and physiological processes used by organisms (for example, animals, as discussed in this article) to cope with factors of their physical environment, or employed during ecological interactions with other organisms.
In the past, physiological ecology focused principally on Author: Warren Porter. The animal ecology curriculum provides its majors with an understanding of ecological principles and processes and their applications to natural resource management. It is oriented toward students desiring a general and flexible program in environmental biology and for those planning graduate study.Books in Physiological Ecology.
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