Anatomy of Dolphins

Written By Bruno Cozzi
Anatomy of Dolphins
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 21 September 2016
  • ISBN : 0124076556
  • Pages : 456 pages
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Download or read book entitled Anatomy of Dolphins by author: Bruno Cozzi which was release on 21 September 2016 and published by Academic Press with total page 456 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Anatomy of Dolphins: Insights into Body Structure and Function is a precise, detailed, fully illustrated, descriptive, and functionally oriented text on the anatomy and morphology of dolphins. It focuses on a number of delphinid species, with keynotes on important dolphin-like genera, such as the harbor porpoise. It also serves as a useful complement for expanding trends and emphases in molecular biology and genetics. The authors share their life-long expertise on marine mammals in various disciplines. Written as a team rather than being prepared as a collection of separate contributions, the result is a uniform and comprehensive style, giving each of the different topics appropriate space. Many color figures, which use the authors’ access to wide collections of unique dolphin and whale material, round out this exceptional offering to the field. Includes high-quality illustrations, drawings, halftone artwork, photographic documentations, microphotos, and tables detailing dolphin anatomy, function, and morphology Facilitates education and training of students of all basic research and applied sciences dedicated to marine biology and the medical care of marine mammals Brings together the current knowledge and information on this topic, including those in obscure past or non-English publications, or scattered in short chapters in volumes Covers a number of delphinid species and serves as a useful complement for expanding trends in molecular biology and genetics

Anatomy of Dolphins

Anatomy of Dolphins
  • Author : Bruno Cozzi,Stefan Huggenberger,Helmut A Oelschläger
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-09-21
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : The Anatomy of Dolphins: Insights into Body Structure and Function is a precise, detailed, fully illustrated, descriptive, and functionally oriented text on the anatomy and morphology of dolphins. It focuses on a number of delphinid species, with keynotes on important dolphin-like genera, such as the harbor porpoise. It also serves ...

Atlas of the Anatomy of Dolphins and Whales

Atlas of the Anatomy of Dolphins and Whales
  • Author : Stefan Huggenberger,Helmut A Oelschläger,Bruno Cozzi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-20
  • Total pages : 539
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Atlas of the Anatomy of Dolphins and Whales is a detailed, fully illustrated atlas on the anatomy and morphology of toothed and whalebone whales. The book provides basic knowledge on anatomical structures, in particular, soft tissues, and functions as a standalone reference work for dissecting rooms and labs, and for ...

Research on Dolphin Anatomy

Research on Dolphin Anatomy
  • Author : I. N. Mankovska,Ye. V. Petelina,United States. Joint Publications Research Service
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1975
  • Total pages : 36
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Read online Research on Dolphin Anatomy written by I. N. Mankovska,Ye. V. Petelina,United States. Joint Publications Research Service, published by which was released on 1975. Download full Research on Dolphin Anatomy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Dolphins

Dolphins
  • Author : Agustin G. Pearce,Lucía M. Correa
  • Publisher : Nova Science Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2010-01-01
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : This book presents a review of recent advances in cell biology, biochemistry and functional genomics of the dolphin using biological fluids, tissues or cell lines in an effort to further our understanding of dolphins and their responses to a changing environment. Dolphins can produce a wide repertoire of sounds: impulsive (...

The Bottlenose Dolphin

The Bottlenose Dolphin
  • Author : Stephen Leatherwood,Randall R. Reeves
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-12-02
  • Total pages : 653
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Because of their exposure in marine parks, movies, and television as well as their presence in tropical and warm-temperature waters around the world, bottlenose dolphins are among the most familiar of marine mammals. Since they are relatively easy to obtain and they thrive in captivity, these dolphins have been used ...

Whales Dolphins and Porpoises

Whales  Dolphins  and Porpoises
  • Author : Annalisa Berta
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2015-09-18
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : The eighty-nine cetacean species that swim our seas and rivers are as diverse as they are intelligent and elusive, from the hundred-foot-long, two-hundred-ton blue whale to the lesser-known tucuxi, ginkgo-toothed beaked whale, and diminutive, critically endangered vaquita. The huge distances these highly migratory creatures cover and the depths they dive ...

Anatomy and Function of the Ear in Dolphins

Anatomy and Function of the Ear in Dolphins
  • Author : V. M. Belʹkovich
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1970
  • Total pages : 10
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Read online Anatomy and Function of the Ear in Dolphins written by V. M. Belʹkovich, published by which was released on 1970. Download full Anatomy and Function of the Ear in Dolphins Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Bottlenose Dolphins

Bottlenose Dolphins
  • Author : Caitie McAneney
  • Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
  • Release Date : 2015-12-15
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Readers will love learning all about the ocean’s most playful animal—the bottlenose dolphin. This book introduces readers to important facts about the bottlenose dolphin, including anatomy, diet, and behavior. Age-appropriate text is paired with eye-catching photographs to help readers grasp the topic and have an enjoyable learning experience. ...

Research on Dolphins

Research on Dolphins
  • Author : M. M. Bryden,Richard Harrison,Richard John Harrison
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 478
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Although anatomical investigations of dolphins have been conducted for hundreds of years, it is only relatively recently that detailed physiological experiments have been possible. The twenty-one essays in this collection, written by scientists, veterinarians, and curators with extensive experience with dolphins, provide an in-depth review of the most recent research ...

Mammal Anatomy

Mammal Anatomy
  • Author : Marshall Cavendish Corporation
  • Publisher : Marshall Cavendish
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 287
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Provides details on the anatomy of fourteen mammals, including dolphins, chimpanzees, squirrels, and humans, and describes the musculoskeletal, circulatory, nervous, digestive, and reproductive systems of each animal....

Dolphin Communication and Cognition

Dolphin Communication and Cognition
  • Author : Denise L. Herzing,Christine M. Johnson
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-02
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Experts survey the latest research on dolphin communication and cognition, offering a comprehensive reference to findings in the laboratory and from the field....

Hearing by Whales and Dolphins

Hearing by Whales and Dolphins
  • Author : Arthur N. Popper,Richard R. Fay,Whitlow Au
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2000-06-16
  • Total pages : 485
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Cetaceans inhabit oceans, seas and even some rivers throughout the world. Hearing and sound production are thought to serve crucial functions in the behavior, natural history or life cycle of all of these animals. Although difficulties in studying large aquatic animals have limited experimental auditory research on many species, knowledge ...

Dolphin

Dolphin
  • Author : Louise Spilsbury
  • Publisher : Raintree
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Highly intelligent and social, dolphins are fascinating animals to watch and read about. Learn about a dolphin's daily life in this book, which discusses how dolphins communicate, hunt, swim, and sleep....

Echolocation in Bats and Dolphins

Echolocation in Bats and Dolphins
  • Author : Jeanette A. Thomas,Cynthia F. Moss,Marianne Vater
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 604
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Although bats and dolphins live in very different environments, are vastly different in size, and hunt different kinds of prey, both groups have evolved similar sonar systems, known as echolocation, to locate food and navigate the skies and seas. While much research has been conducted over the past thirty years ...

Handbook of Marine Mammals The Second Book of Dolphins and the Porpoises

Handbook of Marine Mammals  The Second Book of Dolphins and the Porpoises
  • Author : Sam H. Ridgway,Richard Harrison
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 1998-10
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Some of the world's most beautiful, intelligent and highly adapted mammals inhabit our seas and oceans, and have stirred the human imagination for many centuries. As our knowledge of marine mammals grows, the need exists for a reliable and complete reference to the ecology and biology of these fascinating creatures. ...