This textbook explores the mechanisms and
evolution of animal behavior, including neural, hormonal, and genetic substrates
of behavior, foraging, anti-predator defenses, mating systems and sexual
selection, social behavior, communication, parental care, kin selection and
recognition, and territoriality. Associated laboratory exercises will provide
hands-on experience for many of these concepts.
This note covers an
area of zoology that deals with the study of higher invertebrate groups. Topics
covered includes: Body cavities of invertebrates, Phylum Annelida, Phylum
Mollusca, Coelomate Invertebrates, Phylum Arthropoda and Phylum Echinodermata.
This note covers the
following topics of zoology: Animal Agriculture, Breeds and Life Cyles of
Livestock and Poultry, Animal Products, State of Being of Domestic Animals,
Ethology and Animal Behavior, Principles of Selecting and Mating Farm Animals,
Principles of Nutrition, Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals, The Application
of Endocrinology to Selected Animals and Humans, Physiology of Egg Laying.
In preparing the material for
this book, the author has endeavored to arrange and discuss the subject matter
in a way to be of the greatest service and help to the agricultural student and
stockman, and place at their disposal a text and reference book.The general
discussions at the beginning of the different sections and chapters, and the
discussions of the different diseases are naturally brief.The chapters have been
grouped under the necessary heads, with review questions at the end of each
chapter, and the book divided into seven parts.
This book describes the following topics: The Natural History of the
Common Crayfish, The Physiology of the Common Crayfish, The Physiology of the
Common Crayfish, The Morphology of the Common Crayfish, The Comparative
Morphology of the Crayfish. The structure and the development of the Crayfish
compared with those of other living beings, The Distribution and the etiology of
This note covers the following topics: Animal
identification Act, Application of the Act, Advantages of legal marks, How to
register an identification mark, What is an identification mark and Duties of
Agricultural Information Services
covers the following topics: History of scientific nomenclature, How are
scientific names formed, Formation and treatment, Ruling principles of
nomenclature, Principles of binominal nomenclature, Principles of homonymy and
Principles of synonymy.