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The Resource Avian growth and development : evolution within the altricial-precocial spectrum, edited by J. Matthias Starck, Robert E. Ricklefs

Avian growth and development : evolution within the altricial-precocial spectrum, edited by J. Matthias Starck, Robert E. Ricklefs

Label
Avian growth and development : evolution within the altricial-precocial spectrum
Title
Avian growth and development
Title remainder
evolution within the altricial-precocial spectrum
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Matthias Starck, Robert E. Ricklefs
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL698
LC item number
.A828 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Starck, J. Matthias
  • Ricklefs, Robert E
Series statement
Oxford ornithology series
Series volume
8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
  • Birds
Label
Avian growth and development : evolution within the altricial-precocial spectrum, edited by J. Matthias Starck, Robert E. Ricklefs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Patterns of development: the altricial-precocial spectrum / J. Matthias Starck and Robert E. Ricklefs -- Embryonic growth and development / Robert E. Ricklefs and J. Matthias Starck -- Structural variants and invariants in avian embryonic and postnatal development / J. Matthias Starck -- Energy metabolism, gas exchange, and ventilation / Carol M. Vleck and Theresa L. Bucher -- Development of temperature regulation / G. Henk Visser -- Development of locomotion and endothermy in altricial and precocial birds / Esa Hohtola and G. Henk Visser -- The endocrine system / F.M. Anne McNabb, Colin G. Scanes, and Michal Zeman -- The immune system / Victor Apanius -- Development of behavior / Heinz Düttmann, H. Heiner Bergmann, and Wiltraud Engländer -- Variation, constraint, and phylogeny. Comparative analysis of variation in growth / J. Matthias Starck and Robert E. Ricklefs -- Internal constraints on growth in birds / Robert E. Ricklefs, J. Matthias Starck, and Marek Konarzewski -- Developmental plasticity / William A. Schew and Robert E. Ricklefs -- Genetic aspects of growth / Arie van Noordwijk and Henry L. Marks -- Causes of growth variation and its consequences for fitness / Sabine Gebhardt-Henrich and Heinz Richner -- Models for avian growth and development / Marek Konarzewski, Sebaastian A.L.M. Kooijman, and Robert E. Ricklefs -- The evolution of the developmental mode in birds / Robert E. Ricklefs and J. Matthias Starck -- Data set of avian growth parameters / J. Matthias Starck and Robert E. Ricklefs
Control code
35017257
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
x, 441 p.
Isbn
9780195106084
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96028402
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Avian growth and development : evolution within the altricial-precocial spectrum, edited by J. Matthias Starck, Robert E. Ricklefs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
Patterns of development: the altricial-precocial spectrum / J. Matthias Starck and Robert E. Ricklefs -- Embryonic growth and development / Robert E. Ricklefs and J. Matthias Starck -- Structural variants and invariants in avian embryonic and postnatal development / J. Matthias Starck -- Energy metabolism, gas exchange, and ventilation / Carol M. Vleck and Theresa L. Bucher -- Development of temperature regulation / G. Henk Visser -- Development of locomotion and endothermy in altricial and precocial birds / Esa Hohtola and G. Henk Visser -- The endocrine system / F.M. Anne McNabb, Colin G. Scanes, and Michal Zeman -- The immune system / Victor Apanius -- Development of behavior / Heinz Düttmann, H. Heiner Bergmann, and Wiltraud Engländer -- Variation, constraint, and phylogeny. Comparative analysis of variation in growth / J. Matthias Starck and Robert E. Ricklefs -- Internal constraints on growth in birds / Robert E. Ricklefs, J. Matthias Starck, and Marek Konarzewski -- Developmental plasticity / William A. Schew and Robert E. Ricklefs -- Genetic aspects of growth / Arie van Noordwijk and Henry L. Marks -- Causes of growth variation and its consequences for fitness / Sabine Gebhardt-Henrich and Heinz Richner -- Models for avian growth and development / Marek Konarzewski, Sebaastian A.L.M. Kooijman, and Robert E. Ricklefs -- The evolution of the developmental mode in birds / Robert E. Ricklefs and J. Matthias Starck -- Data set of avian growth parameters / J. Matthias Starck and Robert E. Ricklefs
Control code
35017257
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
x, 441 p.
Isbn
9780195106084
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
96028402
Other physical details
ill.

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