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Animal diversity

Cleveland P. Hickman (Author), Susan L. Keen (Author), Allan Larson (Author), David J. Eisenhour (Author), William C. Ober (Illustrator), Claire W. Garrison (Illustrator)
This edition presents a survey of the animal kingdom with emphasis on diversity, evolutionary relationships, functional adaptations and environmental interactions
eBook, English, 2018
Eighth edition. International student edition View all formats and editions
McGraw-Hill, New York, 2018
1 online resource : illustrations
9781260538298, 9781526821928, 126053829X, 1526821923
1. Science of Zoology and Evolution of Animal Diversity2. Animal Ecology3. Animal Architecture4. Taxonomy and Phylogeny of Animals5. Unicellular Eukaryotes6. Sponges: Phylum Porifera7. Cnidarians and Ctenophores8. Acoelomorpha, Platyzoa, and Mesozoa: Flatworms, Gastrotrichs, Gnathiferans, and Mesozoans9. Polyzoa and Kryptrochozoa: Cycliophora, Entoprocta, Ectoprocta, Brachiopoda, Phoronida, and Nemertea10. Molluscs11. Annelids and Allied Taxa12. Smaller Ecdysozoans13. Arthropods4. Chaetognaths, Echinoderms, and Hemichordates15. Vertebrate Beginnings: The Chordates16. Fishes17. The Early Tetrapods and Modern Amphibians18. Amniote Origins and Nonavian Reptiles19. Birds20. Mammals