Introduction

  • Eric B. Edney
Part of the Zoophysiology and Ecology book series (ZOOPHYSIOLOGY, volume 9)

Abstract

Because of its physical properties, water is uniquely suitable as a basic material for life, and forms a major constituent of all living cells. Water is generally abundant on the earth’s surface, but it may be locally scarce, and the reflexion of these facts upon the structure, function and distribution of terrestrial arthropods, is the concern of this book.

Keywords

Recombination Hexane Polysaccharide Photosynthesis Boiling 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric B. Edney
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  1. 1.Laboratory of Nuclear Medicine and Radiation BiologyUniversity of CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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