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The Resource The biology of sharks and rays, A. Peter Klimley ; with illustrations by Steven Oerding

The biology of sharks and rays, A. Peter Klimley ; with illustrations by Steven Oerding

Label
The biology of sharks and rays
Title
The biology of sharks and rays
Statement of responsibility
A. Peter Klimley ; with illustrations by Steven Oerding
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
567/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL638.9
LC item number
.K568 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The biology of sharks and rays, A. Peter Klimley ; with illustrations by Steven Oerding
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/Doc?id=10704676
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to the cartilaginous fishes -- Evolutionary history -- Body design and swimming modes -- Water and ionic regulation -- Warming of the body -- Sense of smell: chemoreception -- Sense of hearing: mechanoreception -- Sense of sight: photoreception -- Sense of electromagnetic fields: electroreception/magnetoreception -- Brain organization and intelligence -- Courtship and reproduction -- Feeding behavior and biomechanics -- Diet and growth -- Daily movements, home range, and migration -- Cartilaginous fishes and humans -- Fisheries and conservation
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226923086
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The biology of sharks and rays, A. Peter Klimley ; with illustrations by Steven Oerding
Link
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/byuprovo/Doc?id=10704676
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An introduction to the cartilaginous fishes -- Evolutionary history -- Body design and swimming modes -- Water and ionic regulation -- Warming of the body -- Sense of smell: chemoreception -- Sense of hearing: mechanoreception -- Sense of sight: photoreception -- Sense of electromagnetic fields: electroreception/magnetoreception -- Brain organization and intelligence -- Courtship and reproduction -- Feeding behavior and biomechanics -- Diet and growth -- Daily movements, home range, and migration -- Cartilaginous fishes and humans -- Fisheries and conservation
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226923086
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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