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Zoology & animal sciences books

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ISE ANIMAL DIVERSITY by Cleveland P. Hickman ISE ANIMAL DIVERSITY


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Phenological Synchrony and Bird Migration Changing Climate and Seasonal Resources in North America by Eric Matthew (University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA) Wood Phenological Synchrony and Bird Migration Changing Climate and Seasonal Resources in North America
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Bird migration is a well-researched phenological event. However, few studies in North America have investigated the effects of climate change and extreme weather on the relationships of migratory avian species and their seasonal resources. This is a critical gap in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/11/2017

Ecology and Conservation of North American Sea Ducks by Jean-Pierre L. (Scientist Emeritus Environment Canada, Quebec) Savard Ecology and Conservation of North American Sea Ducks
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The past decade has seen a huge increase in the interest and attention directed toward sea ducks, the Mergini tribe. This has been inspired, in large part, by the conservation concerns associated with numerical declines in several sea duck species...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/11/2017

Australia's Dangerous Snakes Identification, Biology and Envenoming by Peter Mirtschin, Arne Rasmussen, Scott A. Weinstein Australia's Dangerous Snakes Identification, Biology and Envenoming
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Australia's venomous snakes are widely viewed as the world's most deadly and are regarded with cautious curiosity, fascination and fear. This volume examines the biology, natural history, venom properties and bite treatment of medically important venomous marine and terrestrial snakes....
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Shark Attacks Myths, Misunderstandings and Human Fear by Blake Chapman Shark Attacks Myths, Misunderstandings and Human Fear

Shark attacks are big news events and although the risk of shark attack on humans is incredibly low, the fact remains that human lives are lost to sharks every year. Shark Attacks explores the tension between risk and human fear...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Occupancy Estimation and Modeling Inferring Patterns and Dynamics of Species Occurrence by Darryl I. (Proteus Research and Consulting, Dunedin, New Zealand) MacKenzie, James D. (U.S. Geological Survey, Patuxen Nichols Occupancy Estimation and Modeling Inferring Patterns and Dynamics of Species Occurrence
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Occupancy Estimation and Modeling: Inferring Patterns and Dynamics of Species Occurrence, Second Edition, provides a synthesis of model-based approaches for analyzing presence-absence data, allowing for imperfect detection. Beginning from the relatively simple case of estimating the proportion of area or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2017

Rise of the Necrofauna The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction by Britt Wray, George Church Rise of the Necrofauna The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction
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A provocative look at the controversial new science of de-extinction and the ethical questions it raises.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Vertebrates Structures and Functions by S. M. Kisia Vertebrates Structures and Functions

Describing the diversity and features of various vertebrate groups, ranging from the oldest living fishes to the relatively more recent evolution of mammals, this book covers anatomical systems including organs and tissues, as well as their function and differentiation in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Coming Soon

Alaska Dinosaurs An Ancient Arctic World by Anthony R. Fiorillo Alaska Dinosaurs An Ancient Arctic World

The Arctic was not always cold and inhospitable. Millions of years ago dinosaurs roamed under tree ferns in a warmer world. This book is a survey of the dinosaurs found in the rocks of this now frigid landscape. The author...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/12/2017

The Biology and Management of Animal Welfare by Frauke Ohl, Rory Putman The Biology and Management of Animal Welfare
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The book is specifically a primer for undergraduate and postgraduate students and other interested professionals who work in or have an interest in the field of animal welfare.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2017

Animal Diversity by Larry S. Roberts, Susan L. Keen, David J. Eisenhour Animal Diversity
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Provides an introduction to the field of animal biology. This book includes general principles of evolution, ecology, classification, systematics, and animal body plans.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Advances in Animal Science & Zoology by Owen P. Jenkins Advances in Animal Science & Zoology


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

The Animals Among Us The New Science of Anthrozoology by John Bradshaw The Animals Among Us The New Science of Anthrozoology

'A pioneering study ... richly, empathetically and affectionately respectful of the human-animal bond' Sunday TimesWhy do humans love animals? The bestselling author of In Defence of Dogs and Cat Sense gives us the answers.Keeping pets is expensive, time-consuming, and seemingly...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

The Evolutionary, Structural and Functional Biology of the Avian Respiratory System by John N. (University of the Witwatersrand) Maina The Evolutionary, Structural and Functional Biology of the Avian Respiratory System

The book will broadly examine and synthesize aspects of the evolution, development, structure and function of the avian respiratory system and the lung-air sac system. The following questions will be answered: from where did the avian respiratory system originate?; how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Management of Animal Care and Use Programs in Research, Education, and Testing by Robert H. Weichbrod Management of Animal Care and Use Programs in Research, Education, and Testing

Preceded by Management of laboratory animal care and use programs / edited by Mark A. Suckow, Fred A. Douglas, Robert H. Weichbrod. c2002.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/08/2017

The Laboratory Nonhuman Primate by Jeffery D. Fortman The Laboratory Nonhuman Primate

Drawing on over 50 years of combined experience, The Laboratory Nonhuman Primate provides a quick reference source for technicians working with non-human primates in biomedical research. It details basic information and frequently used procedures such as duties of animal husbandry,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

The Laboratory Small Ruminant by Matthew J. Allen The Laboratory Small Ruminant

The Laboratory Small Ruminant details basic information and common procedures for individuals performing research with small ruminants. Details include duties of animal husbandry, regulatory compliance, and technical procedures. It is designed to assist in the humane care and use of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Fundamentals of Laboratory Animal Science by Enqi Liu Fundamentals of Laboratory Animal Science

Laboratory animals are becoming increasingly important for biomedical research. It is said that approximately 70% of biomedical research is associated with the use of experimental animals. Laboratory animal research not only expands our knowledge of science, but also greatly improves...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

The Extended Specimen Emerging Frontiers in Collections-Based Ornithological Research by Michael S. Webster The Extended Specimen Emerging Frontiers in Collections-Based Ornithological Research

This book highlights the research potential for ornithological specimens, and stimulates ornithologists poised to initiate a renaissance in collections-based ornithological research. Contributors illustrate collections and specimens in novel ways by adopting emerging new technologies and analytical techniques. Case studies display...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/07/2017

Photographic and Descriptive Musculoskeletal Atlas of Bonobos With Notes on the Weight, Attachments, Variations, and Innervation of the Muscles and Comparisons with Common Chimpanzees and Humans by Rui Diogo, Josep Maria Potau, Juan F. Pastor, Julia Arias-Martorell Photographic and Descriptive Musculoskeletal Atlas of Bonobos With Notes on the Weight, Attachments, Variations, and Innervation of the Muscles and Comparisons with Common Chimpanzees and Humans
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Chimpanzees, including bonobos and common chimpanzees, are our closest living relatives. However, surprisingly, the information about the soft tissues of bonobos is very scarce, making it difficult to discuss and understand human evolution. This book, which is the first photographic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/06/2017

Zoological Collections of Germany The Animal Kingdom in its Amazing Plenty at Museums and Universities by Lothar A. Beck Zoological Collections of Germany The Animal Kingdom in its Amazing Plenty at Museums and Universities

This book is devoted to the knowledge of up to 250 years of collecting, organizing and preserving animals by generations of scientists. Zoological Collections are a huge resource for modern animal research and should be available for national and international...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/06/2017

Biostatistics for Animal Scienc by Miroslav (University of Zagreb, Croatia) Kaps, William R. (University of Missouri, USA) Lamberson Biostatistics for Animal Scienc
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Covering techniques for analysis of data in the animal sciences, this textbook provides an overview of the basic principles, followed by more complex applications and detailed procedures commonly used in animal sciences. This new edition includes a wealth of new...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/06/2017

Factors Influencing the Dynamics of Crustacean Zooplankton in a Small Eutrophic Reservoir by Mulugeta Wakjira Factors Influencing the Dynamics of Crustacean Zooplankton in a Small Eutrophic Reservoir


Format: Paperback - Released: 08/06/2017

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