2013

Arthropod Biology and Evolution

Molecules, Development, Morphology

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ISBN: 978-3-642-36159-3 (Print) 978-3-642-36160-9 (Online)
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Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    An Introduction to the Biology and Evolution of Arthropods

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 17-40

    The Arthropoda: A Phylogenetic Framework

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 41-61

    An Overview of Arthropod Genomics, Mitogenomics, and the Evolutionary Origins of the Arthropod Proteome

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 63-89

    Arthropod Embryology: Cleavage and Germ Band Development

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 91-122

    Arthropod Post-embryonic Development

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 123-148

    Arthropod Developmental Endocrinology

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 149-169

    Arthropod Regeneration

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 171-196

    The Arthropod Cuticle

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 197-221

    Arthropod Segmentation and Tagmosis

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 223-240

    The Arthropod Head

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 241-267

    Arthropod Limbs and their Development

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 269-298

    Insect Wings: The Evolutionary Development of Nature’s First Flyers

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 299-342

    Architectural Principles and Evolution of the Arthropod Central Nervous System

  15. Book Chapter

    Pages 343-391

    The Arthropod Circulatory System

  16. Book Chapter

    Pages 393-415

    The Arthropod Fossil Record

  17. Book Chapter

    Pages 417-439

    Water-to-Land Transitions

  18. Book Chapter

    Pages 441-477

    Arthropod Endosymbiosis and Evolution

  19. Book Chapter

    Pages 479-493

    The Evolvability of Arthropods

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 495-532