Evolutionary Biology Of Primitive Fishes

Pub Date : 2013-03-09 | Author : R. E. Foreman | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9781461594536
ISBN 13 : 1461594537

What, precisely, is a primitive fish? Most biologists would agree that the living cyclostomes, selachians, crossopterygians, etc. cannot be considered truly primitive. However, the..

Fish Physiology Primitive Fishes

Pub Date : 2011-09-21 | Author : | Publisher : Elsevier

ISBN 10 : 9780080549521
ISBN 13 : 0080549527

Primitive fishes are a relatively untapped resource in the scientific search for insights into the evolution of physiological systems in fishes and higher vertebrates. Volume 26 in..

The Diversity Of Fishes

Pub Date : 2009-04-03 | Author : Gene Helfman | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444311907
ISBN 13 : 1444311905

The second edition of The Diversity of Fishes represents a major revision of the world’s most widely adopted ichthyology textbook. Expanded and updated, the second edition is ill..

The Vertebrate Integument Volume 1

Pub Date : 2014-02-18 | Author : Theagarten Lingham-Soliar | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 9783642537486
ISBN 13 : 3642537480

The vertebrate integument arose about 450 million years ago as an ‘armour’ of dermal bony plates in small, jawless fish-like creatures, informally known as the ostracoderms. Th..

Evolutionary Biology

Pub Date : 2000-01-31 | Author : Max K. Hecht | Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN 10 : 0306461781
ISBN 13 : 9780306461781

After volume 33, this book series was replaced by the journal "Evolutionary Biology." Please visit www.springer.com/11692 for further information. This volume continues bringing to..

Antarctic Fish Biology

Pub Date : 2013-10-22 | Author : Joseph T. Eastman | Publisher : Academic Press

ISBN 10 : 9781483288444
ISBN 13 : 1483288447

This important volume provides an original synthesis and novel overview of Antarctic fish biology, detailing the evolution of these fish in some of the most unusual and extreme env..