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  • Animal Contestsby Ian C. W. Hardy; Mark Briffa

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 72.00 US$ 59.04

    Covers contest behaviour in detail from theoretical and empirical perspectives and across a wide range of species. more...

  • New Mexico's Reptiles and Amphibiansby R. D. Bartlett; Patricia P. Bartlett

    University of New Mexico Press 2013; US$ 24.95

    If you want basic and reliable information on the lizard in your backyard or the snake you encountered on a hike in the mountains, this handy field guide is invaluable. Both complete and concise, it includes species accounts, maps, photographs, and black-and-white drawings to help you identify the species you have encountered. more...

  • Bird Senseby Tim Birkhead

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99

    What is it like to be a swift, flying at over one hundred kilometres an hour? Or a kiwi, plodding flightlessly among the humid undergrowth in the pitch dark of a New Zealand night? And what is going on inside the head of a nightingale as it sings, and how does its brain improvise? Bird Sense addresses questions like these and many more, by describing... more...

  • The Red Canaryby Tim Birkhead

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2014; US$ 9.99

    The creation of Dolly the sheep in the 1990s was for many people the start of a new era: the age of genetically modified animals. However, the idea was not new for in the 1920s an amateur scientist, Hans Duncker, decided to genetically engineer a red canary. Though his experiments failed, they paved the way for others to succeed when it was recognised... more...

  • Ten Million Aliensby Simon Barnes

    Short Books 2014; US$ 10.19

    Life on planet Earth is not weirder than we imagine. It's weirder than we are capable of imagining?This is the momentous story of the millions of species - sometimes unimaginably strange - that make up the animal kingdom.Humans, blue whales, rats, birds of paradise, ridiculous numbers of beetles, molluscs the size of a bus, bdelloid rotifers who haven't... more...

  • Marmot Biologyby Kenneth B. Armitage

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 124.00 US$ 101.68

    Focusing on physiological and behavioral factors, this book places the social biology of marmots in an environmental context. more...

  • The Biology of Stentorby Vance Tartar; G. A. Kerkut

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    The Biology of Stentor summarizes all that has been learned about the biology of a certain group of ciliate protozoa: the stentors. Topics covered range from form and function in Stentor to behavior, fine structure, growth and division, and reorganization. Regeneration is also discussed, along with polarity, metabolism, genetics, and primordium development.... more...

  • The Physiology of Earthwormsby M. S. Laverack; G. A. Kerkut

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    The Physiology of Earthworms focuses on the three species of earthworms ? Liimbricus terrestris, Eisenta foetida, and Allolobophora longa. Other earthworms or oligochaetes such as the fresh-water species are briefly mentioned. The topics covered include the biochemical architecture; digestion and metabolism; calciferous glands; axial field; nitrogenous... more...

  • The Control of Chromatophoresby M. Fingerman

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 31.95

    The Control of Chromatophores focuses on the color changes in animals, particularly among the invertebrates. Cells containing pigment that can disperse or concentrate, thereby changing the tint of the organism in which they lie, are known as chromatophores. Well-developed, functional chromatophore systems are common among cephalopods, crustaceans,... more...

  • The Common Liver Flukeby E. M. Pantelouris; G. A. Kerkut

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    The Common Liver Fluke: Fasciola hepatica L. emphasizes the biological, physiological, pathological, and ecology and control of the common liver fluke. The book provides a thorough review of the life of the animal, from its bodily structure to where it thrives. Since this animal can also cause disease, both in livestock and humans, a detailed discussion... more...