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Endocrines and Osmoregulation: A Comparative Account in Vertebrates

Series: Zoophysiology Volume: 39

By: PJ Bentley

292 pages, 30 figs, 23 tabs


Hardback | Dec 2002 | Edition: 2 | #144459 | ISBN: 3540426833
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Describes the physiological mechanisms utilized by different vertebrate species in adapting to the vicissitudes of water and salt availability in their natural environment.


Osmotic Problems of Vertebrates.- The Vertebrate Endocrine System.- The Mammals.- The Birds.- The Reptiles.- The Amphibia.- The Fishes.- References.- Index.

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