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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Atlas of Comparative Sectional Anatomy of 6 invertebrates and 5 vertebrates [electronic resource].
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Zboray, Géza.
Molnár, Kinga.
Pálfia, Zsolt.
Kovács, Zsolt.
Kriska, György.
CORP Author European Space Policy Institute, Vienna, Austria.
Publisher Springer Vienna,
Year Published 2010
Call Number QL801-950.9
ISBN 9783211997635
Subjects Life sciences. ; Morphology (Animals). ; Invertebrates.
Internet Access
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Collation 295 p. online resource.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
This atlas contains 189 coloured images taken from transversal, horizontal and sagittal sections of eleven organisms widely used in university teaching. Six invertebrate and five vertebrate species - from the nematode worm (Ascaris suum) to mammals (Rattus norvegicus) - are shown in detailed images. Studying the macrosections with unaided eyes, with a simple magnifier or binocular microscope might be of great help to accomplish traditional anatomical studies and to establish a certain spatial experience/space perception. This volume will be of great interest for biology students, researchers and teachers of comparative anatomy. It might act as supporting material of practical courses. Furthermore, medical practitioners, agricultural specialists and researchers having an interest in comparative anatomy might also benefit from it.