This General Zoology Laboratory Manual is intended for students taking their first course in zoology. Provided are exercises and experiences that will help students: (1) understand the general principles that unite animal biology, (2) appreciate the diversity found in the animal kingdom and understand the evolutionary relationships that explain this diversity, (3) become familiar with the structure and function of vertebrate organ systems and appreciate some of the evolutionary changes that took place in the development of those organ systems, and (4) develop problem-solving skills.The American crocodile (box figure 1) is a large, lizard-shaped reptile, most closely resembling the alligator, Adults may grow to 5 m in length. Their slender build and snout shape differentiate Floridian crocodiles from alligators. The crocodilea#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||General Zoology Laboratory Manual|
|Author||:||Stephen A. Miller|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics - 2001-05-25|