With 26 contributors, this symposium volume summarises contemporary work on arid zone physiology, ranging from Israeli amphibia to Australian kangaroos by way of the spiny mouse. The book is dedicated to Knut Schmidt-Nielsen, whose pioneering work on the kangaroo rat helped establish this field of research. xxv, 413 pp., well illustrated with text figures and monochrome photographs.
Title: Comparative physiology of desert animals
Edition: 1st edition; ZSL Symposia no. 31
Publisher: Academic Press (for Zoological Society of London): 1972
ISBN Number: 0 12 613331 X
ISBN Number 13: 9780126133318
Binding: Hard covers, dust jacket
Book Condition: V.g.
Jacket Condition: V.g.
Seller ID: 1979