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The aquatic environment Looking for beautiful books? Cambridge University Press Amazon. Schmidt-nlelsen and problems of scaling. Table of contents Respiration; blood; circulation; food and fuel; energy metabolism; temperature effects; temperature regulation; water and osmotic regulation; excretion; muscle, movement locomation; control and integration; hormonal control; information and series. This page was last edited on 20 Septemberat Here are some of the significant changes in this second edition: Cambridge University Press Amazon.
As a new feature, each chapter now begins with a brief synopsis, outlining its essential features and the fundamental principles to be discussed. Body temperature in coldblooded animals. The result is an enlightening, cohesive, read- able, and enjoyable text by one of the world’s foremost animal physiologists. Body temperature in coldblooded animals. Tolerance to kmut and freezing. The text is written for those who want to know how things work, what animals do, and how they do it.
Animal Physiology is suitable as a text for undergraduate and beginning graduate courses in physiology.
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Numerous new references and figures have been added, and the use of color to highlight illustrations and text guides the reader through each chapter. Retrieved from ” https: Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. Videler Limited preview – Born in TrondheimNorway.
As with previous editions, students, teachers as well as researchers will find this book a valuable and enjoyable companion to course work and research. References and Additional reading.
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The chapters on temperature and heat problems contain new material on thermal tolerance and heat death. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
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Animal Physiology : Adaptation and Environment
I have selected new material with this in mind. Logarithmic and exponential equations. Animal physiology Knut Schmidt-Nielsen Snippet view – Knut Schmidt-Nielsen September 24, — January 25, “. Temperature heat and heat transfer. Brilliant book, easy to understand and a pleasure to read.
Selected pages Page 3. Muscle what it is. The book is used all over the world, and its comprehensive coverage and clear style are unparalleled. As in the previous editions, these are introduced and developed physoology to major environmental features – oxygen, food and energy, temperature, and water.
The physics of flow in tubes.