Item includes a natural history of the common crayfish, the physiology of the common crayfish: the mechanism by which the parts of the living engine are supplied with the materials necessary for their maintenance and growth, the physiology of the common crayfish: the mechanism by which the living organism adjusts itself to surrounding conditions and reproduces itself , the morphology of the common crayfish: the structure and the development of the individual, the comparative morphology of the crayfish: the structure and the development of the crayfish compared with those of other living being, and the distribution and the Ætiology of the crayfish.
82 illustrations provided.
Publication Date: Edinburgh, Printed for the Ray society, 1845
The contents of this book give an overview of the state of zoology in Europe for the years 1841-2 (divided both by country and by animal classification). It then gives an report on the progress of Botany for the same years.
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