Results 1 – 30 of 56 Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: An Evolutionary Perspective by Walker, Warren F. Jr. and a great selection of related books, art and. This book introduces students to the groups of vertebrates and explores the anatomical evolution of vertebrates within the context of the functional. Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: An Evolutionary Perspective | 3rd Edition. Karel Liem/William Bemis/Warren F. Walker/Lance Grande. Product cover for.

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In addition to being the coauthor of Vertebrate Dissection, Dr. An Evolutionary Perspective 3rd Edition.

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This integration adds a new dimension to our understanding of structure and helps students understand the evolution of vertebrates. Contents Background for the Study of Vertebrate.

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The text contains all of the material taught in classic comparative anatomy courses, but integrates this material with veretbrates research in functional anatomy. Resources Cengage Learning is Engaged with Liem Snippet view – Phylogenetic Relationships of Chordates and Craniates. Figures Skull Roof Elements is a good example of this feature. The text contains all of the material taught in classic comparative The discussion of the postcranial skeleton has been divided into two chapters, one on the axial skeleton and one on the appendicular skeleton.

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Other editions – View all Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: New to this Edition. Background for the Study of Vertebrate Anatomy. This book introduces students to the groups of vertebrates and explores the anatomical evolution of vertebrates within the context of the functional interrelationships of organs and the changing environments to which vertebrates have adapted.

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Functional Anatomy of Support and Locomotion. Thoroughly describes the evolution of organs and organ systems. Early Development and Comparative Embryology.

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Diversity and Phylogenetic History of Craniates. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Evolution of Trunk Vertebrate is a good example of this feature.

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No eBook available Amazon. The authors have made a special effort to interpret patterns in a modern phylogenetic context throughout the text. This integration adds a new dimension to our understanding of structure and helps students understand the evolution of vertebrates. From inside the book. The Excretory System and Osmoregulation. However, in adding this phylogenetic component, they have not sacrificed functional anatomical aspects. Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: Diversity and Phylogenetic History of Craniates.

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Two co-authors join Karel Liem and Warren Walker: William Bemis University of Massachusetts-Amherstan expert in the field of cladistics and extensive experience in teaching comparative anatomy, and Lance Grande Field Museum anztomy Natural History known for his research experience with the evolution of vertebrates. This book introduces students to the groups of vertebrates and explores the anatomical evolution of vertebrates within the context of the functional interrelationships of funvtional and lim changing environments to which vertebrates have adapted.

Functional Anatomy of the Vertebrates: For ideal website functionality and navigation, upgrade your browser. Organization, Spinal Cord, and Peripheral Nerves. An Evolutionary Perspective Verhebrates F. Harcourt College PublishersJan 1, – Medical – pages. The text contains all of the material taught in classic comparative anatomy courses, but integrates this material with current research in functional anatomy. Introduces students to the basic physical concepts that underlie the evolution of structure, thereby allowing students to understand the physical reasons for, or constrains on, the structure of organs.

Walker is the author of seven laboratory manuals and textbooks published in over 30 editions and in several translations.