skip to content
Arthropod biology and evolution : molecules, development, morphology Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Arthropod biology and evolution : molecules, development, morphology

Author: Alessandro Minelli; Geoffrey Allan Boxshall; Giuseppe Fusco
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
More than two thirds of all living organisms described to date belong to the phylum Arthropoda. But their diversity, as measured in terms of species number, is also accompanied by an amazing disparity in terms of body form, developmental processes, and adaptations to every inhabitable place on Earth, from the deepest marine abysses to the earth surface and the air. The Arthropoda also include one of the most  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alessandro Minelli; Geoffrey Allan Boxshall; Giuseppe Fusco
ISBN: 9783642361609 3642361609
OCLC Number: 840402500
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: An Introduction to the Biology and Evolution of Arthropods / Alessandro Minelli, Geoffrey Boxshall, Giuseppe Fusco --
The Arthropoda: A Phylogenetic Framework / Gonzalo Giribet, Gregory D. Edgecombe --
An Overview of Arthropod Genomics, Mitogenomics, and the Evolutionary Origins of the Arthropod Proteome / Davide Pisani, Robert Carton, Lahcen I. Campbell --
Arthropod Embryology: Cleavage and Germ Band Development / Gerhard Scholtz, Carsten Wolff --
Arthropod Post-embryonic Development / Alessandro Minelli, Giuseppe Fusco --
Arthropod Developmental Endocrinology / H. Frederik Nijhout --
Arthropod Regeneration / Diego Maruzzo, Francesca Bortolin --
The Arthropod Cuticle / Bernard Moussian --
Arthropod Segmentation and Tagmosis / Giuseppe Fusco, Alessandro Minelli --
The Arthropod Head / Stefan Richter, Martin Stein, Thomas Frase --
Arthropod Limbs and their Development / Geoffrey Boxshall --
Insect Wings: The Evolutionary Development of Nature's First Flyers / Michael S. Engel, Steven R. Davis, Jakub Prokop --
Architectural Principles and Evolution of the Arthropod Central Nervous System / Rudolf Loesel, Harald Wolf, Matthes Kenning --
The Arthropod Circulatory System / Christian S. Wirkner, Markus Tögel, Günther Pass --
The Arthropod Fossil Record / Gregory D. Edgecombe, David A. Legg --
Water-to-Land Transitions / Jason A. Dunlop, Gerhard Scholtz, Paul A. Selden --
Arthropod Endosymbiosis and Evolution / Jennifer A. White, Massimo Giorgini, Michael R. Strand --
The Evolvability of Arthropods / Matthew S. Stansbury, Armin P. Moczek.
Responsibility: Alessandro Minelli, Geoffrey Boxshall, Giuseppe Fusco, editors.
More information:

Abstract:

More than two thirds of all living organisms described so far belong to the four major groups of the phylum Arthropoda: insects, crustaceans, myriapods and chelicerates. This book covers known  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/840402500>
library:oclcnum"840402500"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/840402500>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2013"
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"More than two thirds of all living organisms described to date belong to the phylum Arthropoda. But their diversity, as measured in terms of species number, is also accompanied by an amazing disparity in terms of body form, developmental processes, and adaptations to every inhabitable place on Earth, from the deepest marine abysses to the earth surface and the air. The Arthropoda also include one of the most fashionable and extensively studied of all model organisms, the fruit-fly, whose name is not only linked forever to Mendelian and population genetics, but has more recently come back to ce"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1761366871>
schema:genre"Electronic books."
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Arthropod biology and evolution molecules, development, morphology"
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/10691417>
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=579268>
schema:url<http://oclc-marc.ebrary.com/Doc?id=10691417>
schema:url<http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-36160-9>
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.