Anatomy of Dolphins

Written By Bruno Cozzi
Anatomy of Dolphins
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 21 September 2016
  • ISBN : 0124076556
  • Pages : 456 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Anatomy of Dolphins written by Bruno Cozzi which was release on 21 September 2016, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 ...

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 (...

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 : Download or 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. Get Research on Dolphin Anatomy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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 : Download or read online Anatomy and Function of the Ear in Dolphins written by V. M. Belʹkovich, published by which was released on 1970. Get Anatomy and Function of the Ear in Dolphins Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

Hearing by Whales and Dolphins

Hearing by Whales and Dolphins
  • Author : Whitlow W.L. Au,Arthur N. Popper,Richard R. Fay
  • 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 ...

The Friendly Dolphins

The Friendly Dolphins
  • Author : Patricia Lauber
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1963
  • Total pages : 63
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Describes instances of dolphin friendship with humans, dolphin anatomy and life in the sea, care of their young, dolphins as pets and performers, and scientific experiments on their capacity to hear and communicate with one another....

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. ...

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....

Dolphin 379 Success Secrets 379 Most Asked Questions on Dolphin What You Need to Know

Dolphin 379 Success Secrets   379 Most Asked Questions on Dolphin   What You Need to Know
  • Author : Alan Medina
  • Publisher : Emereo Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-12-19
  • Total pages : 218
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Come see what's new with Dolphin. Scientific classification There has never been a Dolphin Guide like this. It contains 379 answers, much more than you can imagine; comprehensive answers and extensive details and references, with insights that have never before been offered in print. Get the information you need--fast! This all-embracing ...

Dolphins

Dolphins
  • Author : Kay De Silva
  • Publisher : Ckty Publishing Solutions
  • Release Date : 2015-01-15
  • Total pages : 36
  • ISBN : 0124076556
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Summary : Bestselling children's author Kay de Silva presents "Dolphins." The book uses captivating illustrations, and carefully chosen words to teach children about 'the acrobat of the sea'. This series is known for its beautiful full-color images. The description in large text is simple enough for early readers or for a parent ...