By David O. Norris

This sequence of volumes represents a complete and built-in remedy of replica in vertebrates from fishes of all kinds via mammals. it really is designed to supply a readable, coordinated description of reproductive fundamentals in every one staff of vertebrates in addition to an advent to the most recent traits in reproductive examine and our knowing of reproductive occasions. while every one bankruptcy and every quantity is meant to face by myself as a assessment of that subject or vertebrate staff, respectively, the volumes are ready in order to supply an intensive topical remedy around the vertebrates. Terminology has been standardized around the volumes to minimize confusion the place a number of names exist within the literature, and a complete word list of those phrases and their substitute names is provided.

  • A entire, crucial and recent reference for examine scientists engaged on vertebrate hormones and copy - and on animlals as types in human reproductive research
  • Covers the endocrinology, neuroendocrinology, body structure, behaviour and anatomy of vertebrate reproduction
  • Structured assurance of the key issues for all 5 vertebrate teams permits a constant remedy for all
  • Special chapters intricate on positive aspects particular to person vertebrate teams and to comparative points, similarities and adjustments among them

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