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    Biology and Evolution of the Mollusca (2-Volume Set)

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    AuthorsWinston Frank Ponder, David R. Lindberg & Juliet Mary Ponder
    LanguageEnglish
    ISBN9780367862107
    PublisherCRC Press
    Pages1770
    Size229 x 296 x 91 
    FormatHardcover
    ImagesPhotos and illustrations
    Year published  2020

    The phylum Mollusca is the second largest group of animals and occur in virtually all habitats. Many non-marine molluscs are threatened with more recorded extinctions than all tetrapod vertebrates combined. This text will provide the first general account of molluscs in decades and will include hundreds of colour figures.

    General chapters bring together a diverse and extensive literature, while taxon chapters provide overviews of their evolution, phylogeny and classification as well as more specific and detailed coverage of their biology (reproduction, feeding and digestion, excretion, respiration etc.), their long fossil record, and their natural history.

    Contents

    Volume One
    Chapter 1. Introducing Molluscs
    Chapter 2. Overview of Molluscan Physiology and Genomics
    Chapter 3. Shell, Body, and Muscles
    Chapter 4. The Mantle Cavity and Respiration
    Chapter 5. Feeding and Digestion
    Chapter 6. Circulatory and Excretory Systems
    Chapter 7. Nervous System, Sense Organs, Learning and Behaviour
    Chapter 8. Reproduction and Development
    Chapter 9. Natural History and Ecology
    Chapter 10. Molluscs and Humans
    Chapter 11. Research on Molluscs – Some Historical, Present, and Future Directions

    Volume Two
    Chapter 12. Molluscan Relationships
    Chapter 13. Early History and Extinct Groups
    Chapter 14. Polyplacophora, Monoplacophora, and Aplacophora
    Chapter 15. The Bivalvia
    Chapter 16. The Scaphopoda
    Chapter 17. The Cephalopoda
    Chapter 18. Gastropoda I — Introduction and the Stem Groups
    Chapter 19. Gastropoda II — The Caenogastropoda
    Chapter 20. Gastropoda III — The Heterobranchia
    Chapter 21. Molluscan Research — Present and Future Directions

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    9780367862107

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