New PDF release: Biology of Marine Mammals

By John E. Reynolds

Taking an built-in method of the biology of marine carnivores, cetaceans, and sirenians, twenty-two in demand researchers evaluate marine mammals with each other and with terrestrial mammals, supplying a framework for basic organic and ecological thoughts. They describe useful morphology, sensory structures, energetics, copy, verbal exchange and cognition, habit, distribution, inhabitants biology, and feeding ecology. in addition they aspect the physiological adaptations—for such actions and techniques as diving, thermo-regulation, osmoregulation, and orientation—that let marine mammals to take advantage of their aquatic environment.

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