Van De Graaff's Photographic Atlas for the Zoology Laboratory, 8e

By Byron J. Adams, John L. Crawley  •  
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This full-color photographic atlas provides clear photographs and drawings of tissues and organisms similar to specimens seen in a zoology laboratory. It is designed to accompany any zoology text or laboratory manual and delivers a balanced visual representation of the major groups of zoological organisms.

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  • More than 650 full-color, carefully labeled photographs, micrographs, and illustrations provide a visual reference for students in the lab.
  • Several dissections of invertebrate and vertebrate organisms were photographed for this atlas. Sheep heart and brain dissections are also included.
  • The terms used in this atlas match those appearing in commonly used college zoology texts.
  • Clear, accurate, completely labeled figures including life-cycle illustrations.
  • Numerous dissections of invertebrate and vertebrate organisms are presented for students who have the opportunity to conduct similar dissections.
  • Selected radiographs, CT scans, and MR images depict structures from living persons and thus provide an applied dimension to the human biology portion of the atlas.
What's New in this Edition

• Updated images, illustrations, and cladograms

• Numerous adjustments to leader lines and captions

• Additions and updates to multiple tables ensuring that taxonomy is current

• Addition of hagfish

• Class reptilia was reworked bringing it more current

• Clade aves is now included under class reptilia – archosauria

• Female urogenital system added to fetal pig dissections

Table of contents
Chapter 1: Cells and Tissues
Chapter 2: Perpetuation of Life
Chapter 3: Select Single-Celled Eukaryote Supergroup Phyla (Protists)
Chapter 4: Porifera
Chapter 5: Ctenophora and Cnidaria
Chapter 6: Platyhelminthes
Chapter 7: Mollusca, Brachiopoda, and Bryozoa
Chapter 8: Annelida and Nemertea
Chapter 9: Nematoda and other Pseudocoelomates
Chapter 10: Arthropoda and Tardigrada
Chapter 11: Echinodermata and Hemichordata
Chapter 12: Chordata
Chapter 13: Chondrichthyes and Osteichthyes: Actinoptergii and Sarcopterygii
Chapter 14: Amphibia
Chapter 15: Reptilia* ( * = Sauropsida)
Chapter 16: Aves
Chapter 17: Mammalia
Chapter 18: Human Biology
About the Authors