Avian Biology: Volume III: 003 by Donald S. Farner,James R. King PDF

By Donald S. Farner,James R. King

Avian Biology, quantity III is a suite of articles that bargains with the biology of birds reminiscent of their peripheral endocrine glands and reproductive method. One paper describes the avian reproductive procedure the place physiological mechanisms that control gametogenesis get synchronized from stimuli within the surroundings, therefore making sure that the younger are born on the acceptable season. one other paper correlates the morphology of the pituitary cells with the capabilities of the pituitary from physiological and chemical analyses. a number of papers describes the peripheral endocrine glands and the method of neuroendocrinology that comes with distinctive analyses of the neurosecretory procedure anatomy and the ependymal functionality within the median eminence composed of the anterior and posterior divisions. One writer describes the constitution and refraction of avian imaginative and prescient, in addition to the possible decision of visible pigments within the eye cones via in situ microspectrophotometry. The publication then analyzes fowl habit via practical teams of fowl actions. fowl lovers, zoologists, and avian biologists will locate this e-book attention-grabbing and informative.

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