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Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Anura

Series: Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny Volume: 2

Edited By: Barrie GM Jamieson

452 pages, Col photos, b/w photos, illus, figs, tabs

Science Publishers

Hardback | Dec 2003 | #141350 | ISBN: 1578082889
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NHBS Price: £82.00 $104/€96 approx

About this book

10 articles covering Anuran phylogeny, classification and reproductive modes; anatomy of the reproductive system; oogenesis; endocrinology of reproduction; spermatogenesis; breeding glands; internal fertilisation; parental care; development and moleclar development.


Contents

An overview of anuran phylogeny, classification and reproductive modes; the gross anatomy of the reproductive system; oogenesis; endocrinology of reproduction; spermatogenesis and the mature spermatozoon - form, function and phylogenetic implications; an overview of breeding glands; internal fertilization in anura with special reference to mating and female sperm storage in Ascaphus; parental care - a phylogenetic perspective; development; molecular development.

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