Download Coelenterate Biology. Reviews and New Perspectives by Leonard Muscatine PDF

By Leonard Muscatine

Coelenterate Biology: reports and New views highlights examine components within which coelenterates are exceedingly necessary and fascinating experimental animals. It outlines the nation of data in coelenterate learn and attracts consciousness to a couple of the difficult difficulties which are amenable for learn. Coelenterates provide worthy fabric for lots of degrees of inquiry—from the inhabitants and organismic to the mobile, subcellular, and molecular degrees. they're specially appealing animals for experiences in developmental biology and behaviour.
The ebook starts via discussing cnidarians histology, targeting the sunshine and electron microscopy of cnidarian tissues. There are separate chapters at the skeletal method of cnidarians; the morphology, services, and chemistry of nematocytes; and some features of the large topic of cnidarian improvement. the next chapters care for cnidarian neurobiology, habit, locomotion, flotation, and dispersal; experimental reports on algae-cnidarian symbioses; and coelenterate bioluminescence. The ebook concludes with a dialogue of the structures of coordination and apprehensive method of ctenophores.

Show description

Read Online or Download Coelenterate Biology. Reviews and New Perspectives PDF

Best nonfiction_10 books

Fundamental Fault in Hypertension

The basic fault in high blood pressure is unknown. Calling it a primary fault, certainly, tacitly begs the query: Is there one basic fault, or are there numerous which are interlinked or interdependent? an easy sure or no solution can't be provided. This quantity isn't designed to survey the up to date fresh advances in study on high blood pressure, nor meant to supply provisional an­ swers to the such a lot of unknowns during this subject.

Comprehensive Teacher Induction: Systems for Early Career Learning

This e-book offers a close exam of the way structures positioned inside 5 international locations form the early profession studying of starting academics. It describes, discusses and analyzes finished instructor induction discovered inside France, Japan, New Zealand, Shanghai and Switzerland. We consult with the phenomena we saw as induction ‘systems’ simply because they're am- tious, giant and validated: all starting academics in those a number of locales are served; there aren't any unfunded mandates; those structures were in position for 10–25 years.

Soil and Water Quality at Different Scales: Proceedings of the Workshop “Soil and Water Quality at Different Scales” held 7–9 August 1996, Wageningen, The Netherlands

Built-in stories at the overview and development of soil and water caliber need to deal virtually necessarily with problems with scale, because the spatial aid of measurements, the version calculations and the presentation of effects often range. This publication includes the chosen and edited court cases of a workshop dedicated to problems with scale entitled: `Soil and Water caliber at diverse Scales', which was once held in 1996 in Wageningen.

Deformation of Ceramic Materials II

This quantity "Deformation of Ceramic fabrics II" constitutes the lawsuits of a world symposium held on the Pennsyl­ vania nation college, collage Park, PA on July 20, 21, and 22, 1983. It contains stories of semiconductors and minerals that are heavily on the topic of ceramic fabrics.

Additional resources for Coelenterate Biology. Reviews and New Perspectives

Example text

Les supports morphologiques de l'mtegration dans la colonie de Veretillum cynomorium Pall. (Cnidaria, Penntularia). Z. Morphol. Oekol. Tiere 6 8 , 1 - 3 6 . Buisson, B . , and F r a n c , S. ( 1 9 6 9 ) . Structure et ultrastructure des cellules mesenchymateuses et nerveuses intramesogleenes de Veretillum cynomorium Pall. (cnidaire, pennatulidae). Vie Milieu, Ser. A 2 0 , 2 7 9 - 2 9 2 . Bullock, Τ. , and Horridge, G. , eds. ( 1 9 6 5 ) . "Structure and Function in the Nervous Systems of Invertebrates," Vols.

5, 6 9 - 7 8 . Copeland, D. E . ( 1 9 6 8 ) . Fine structures of the carbon monoxide secreting tissue in the float of Portuguese Man-of-War Physalia physalis L . Biol. Bull. 1 3 5 , 486-500. Dahl, Ε . , Falck, Β . , and Myhrberg, H. ( 1 9 6 3 ) . An adrenergic nervous system in sea anemones. Quart. J. Microsc. Sei. ] 1 0 4 , 5 3 1 - 5 3 4 . Danilova, L . , Rokhlenko, K. , and Bodryagina, Α. V. ( 1 9 6 9 ) . Electron microscopic study on the structure of septate and comb desmosomes. Z. Zellforsch.

Perkins, F . , Ramsey, R. W . , and Street, S. F . ( 1 9 7 1 ) . T h e ultrastructure of fishing tentacle muscle in the jellyfish Chrysaora auinquecirrha: A comparison of contracted and relaxed states. / . Ultrastruct. Res. 3 5 , 4 3 1 - 4 5 0 . Polteva, D. G. ( 1 9 7 0 ) . Morphogenetic process in somatic embryogenesis of Metridium senile. Vestn. Leningrad. , Biol. 2 5 , 9 6 - 1 0 5 ; Biol. Abstr. 5 1 , 1 2 8 1 5 0 (1970). Prazdnikov, Ε . , and Mikhailova, I. G. ( 1 9 6 2 ) . A note on the problem of the character of the early inflammatory reaction in some coelenterates (Staurophora mertensii Brandt 1 9 3 5 , Aurelia aurita L .

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.53 of 5 – based on 9 votes