Vertebrates: Comparative Anatomy, Function, Evolution, 8th Edition is designed for an upper-level majors course. Vertebrates features a unique emphasis on function and evolution of vertebrates, complete anatomical detail, and excellent pedagogy. Vertebrate groups are organized phylogenetically, and their systems discussed within such a context. Morphology is foremost, but the author has developed and integrated an understanding of function and evolution into the discussion of anatomy of the various systems. 2245 p.
- Kenneth V. Kardong, PhD, MS, BA, Professor in Comparative Anatomy and Evolution, Software Programs Developer in the Lab. sections of courses. Washington State University, Zoology Department, Pullman, WA (USA).
- Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
- Publication date (print): 2018-04
- ISBN (print): 978-1-260-39856-4