1995, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Comparative physiology of the vertebrate digestive system / C. Edward Stevens, Ian D. Hume. Stevens, C. E. (Charles E.)

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Comparative physiology of the vertebrate digestive system / C. Edward Stevens, Ian D. Hume
 
Bookmark: https://trove.nla.gov.au/version/45681698
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Physical Description
  • xvi, 400 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Published
  • Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1995.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Comparative physiology of the vertebrate digestive system /​ C. Edward Stevens, Ian D. Hume.
Author
  • Stevens, C. E. (Charles E.)
Other Authors
  • Hume, Ian D.
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Published
  • Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1995.
Physical Description
  • xvi, 400 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • This work covers the basic structural and functional characteristics of the digestive system and how these vary among vertebrate groups and species. It discusses all of the major aspects of nutrition, anatomy and physiology in all of the major groups of vertebrates.
Contents
  • 1. Energy and nutrient requirements
  • 2. General characteristics of the vertebrate digestive system
  • 3. The digestive system of fish, amphibians, reptiles, and birds
  • 4. The mammalian gastrointestinal tract
  • 5. Motor activity
  • 6. Digesta transit and retention
  • 7. Digestion of carbohydrate, lipids, and protein and the absorption of end products
  • 8. Microbial fermentation and synthesis of nutrients and the absorption of end products
  • 9. Secretion and absorption of electrolytes and water
  • 10. Neuroendocrine control
  • 11. Evolution of the digestive system
  • 12. Conclusions and future directions.
Notes
  • Bibliography p329-390.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-390) and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 0521444187 (hc)
  • 0521617146
Dewey Number
  • 596/​.0132
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