By Karl M. Wilbur,C. M. Yonge
body structure of Mollusca, quantity II makes a speciality of the body structure of mollusks, in addition to feeding, digestion, mechanics of the center, metabolism, and pigmentation.
The choice first deals info on feeding and digestion, together with Amphineura, Gastropoda, Bivalvia, anatomy of the intestine, stream of nutrients, and digestive diverticula. The textual content then elaborates on feeding and digestion in cephalopods and middle, flow, and blood cells. Discussions concentrate on nutrients and feeding, mechanics of middle and circulate, keep an eye on of the guts, cardioregulatory components, and blood cells.
The booklet considers respiratory, molluscan hemoglobin and myoglobin, and molluscan hemocyanins. The textual content then examines the pigmentation of mollusks, carbohydrate and nitrogen metabolism, body structure of the anxious process, and feel organs. subject matters comprise indole pigments, sugar and polysaccharides, metabolism of nitrogenous compounds, terminal items of nitrogen metabolism in mollusks, and synaptic transmission.
The choice is a responsible reference for readers drawn to the body structure of mollusks.