Primate Anatomy: An Introduction
By Ankel-Simons, Friderun
Pp. xix, 506; numerous text-figures (mostly line-drawings and some black-and-white photos). Color pictorial stiff wrappers, lg 8vo. This volume is a is succinct and readable survey of primatology focusing on the anatomy of primates. This book is ideal for an introductory course in primatology and should appeal to both faculty and students who need a brief treatment of the essentials of primatology. The contents include: Taxonomic list of extant primates; Taxonomy; Primatology; A survey of living primates; Skull; Brain; Teeth; Postcranial skeleton; Sense organs and viscera; Placentation and early primates development; Reproductive organs, reproduction, and growth; Chromosomes and blood groups; and Molecular primatology (from the rear wrapper blurb). No ownership marks and no signs of use.
|Publisher Place||San Diego|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||A fine (new) copy.|