Dictionary of Evolutionary Fish Osteology: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Dictionary of Evolutionary Fish Osteology

1st Edition

By lfonso L. Rojo

CRC Press

282 pages

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pub: 2017-07-14
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Description

The purposes of the present dictionary are to define the osteological and taxonomic terms referring to fishes, and to explain the rationale, both anatomical and function, of fish skeletal units, in an evolutionary and biological context. This branch of biology – fish osteology – provides a deeper insight into fish evolution, bone homologies, fish terminology, and fish taxonomy.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Fish Osteology 3. Preparation of fish skeletons 4. Synoptic section 5. Analogical section 6. Descriptive section 7. Bibliography 8. Glossaries 9. Latin list 10. Illustrations

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NAT001000
NATURE / Animals / General
SCI039000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Marine Biology