By William Wimsatt
Organized into 10 chapters, this quantity starts off with a ancient evaluation of bat origins and evolution, karyotypic developments in bats, and the position of karyotypes in learning the biology of bats. It then discusses the bat skeletal and muscular platforms; flight styles and aerodynamics; prenatal and postnatal improvement; migration and homing; ecology and physiological ecology of bat hibernation; thermoregulation and metabolism; and the urinary approach, together with gross anatomy and embryology, histophysiology, and renal body structure. It additionally appears at morphological contrasts among the skulls and dentitions of other households and genera of bats.
This publication will gain biologists, zoologists, lecturers, and others focused on the final biology of Chiroptera.
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