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Main Title Studies in the structure, physiology, and ecology of molluscs : the proceedings of a symposium held at the Zoological Society of London on 8 and 9 March, 1967 /
Author Fretter, Vera ; Malacological Society of London.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Fretter, Vera
CORP Author Zoological Society of London.
Publisher Academic Press,
Year Published 1968
OCLC Number 00564510
Subjects Mollusks ; Mollusca
Additional Subjects Mollusks--Addresses, essays, lectures
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  QL1.Z733 no.22 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 01/01/1988
Collation xvii, 377 pages : illustrations.
Symposium organized in cooperation with the Malacological Society of London. U.S. ed. published by the Academic Press, New York. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
The structure of the brain of Helix aspersa. Electron microscope localization of cholinesterase and amines / G. Newman, G.A. Kerkut and R.J. Walker -- The localization of dopamine and 5-hydroxytryptamine in neurones of Helix aspersa / C.B. Sedden, R.J. Walker and G.A. Kerkut -- The pharmacology of the neurones of Helix aspersa / R.J. Walker, A. Hedges and G.N. Woodruff -- Shell regeneration in Helix pomatia with special reference to the elementary calcifying particles / Anna Abolins-Krogis -- The mechanism of calcification in the molluscan shell / Peter S.B. Digby -- A review of the bivalved gastropods and a discussion of evolution within the Sacoglossa / E. Alison Kay -- The biology of interstitial Mollusca / Bertil Swedmark -- The feeding mechanism and behaviour of the opisthobranch Melibe leonina / Anne Hurst -- The burrowing activities of bivalves / E.R. Trueman -- Aspects of excretion in the molluscs / W.T.W. Potts -- The fine structure of cardiac and other molluscan muscle / R.H. Nisbet and Jenifer M. Plummer -- Gametogenesis and oviposition in Lymnaea stagnalis as influenced by {gamma}-irradiation and hunger / J. Joosse, Maria H. Boer and C.J. Cornelisse -- Electron microscopy study of neurosecretory organs in the pond snail Lymnaea stagnalis / H.H. Boer, Elisabeth Douma and Jenneke M.A. Koksma -- Spontaneous activity and tactile pathways in the central nervous system of Lymnaea stagnalis / T.A. de Vlieger -- Sorting phenomena during the transport of shell valves on sandy beaches; studies with the use of artificial valves / J. Lever and R. Thijssen -- Britain's fauna of land Mollusca and its relation to the post-glacial thermal optimum / M.P. Kerney -- Changes in the composition of land molluscan populations in north Wiltshire during the last 5000 years / J.G. Evans -- Habitat distribution of Solomon Island Mollusca / John F. Peake.