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The chapter on food and feeding contains new physiolofy terial on marine waxes and their importance in the food chain, on nitrogen fixation in termites and in corals, and a substantial expansion of the discus- sion of noxious plant compounds and chemical defenses.
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Selected pages Title Page. These subjects are treated in thirteen chapters, arranged according to major en- vironmental features: I consider this ar- rangement important, for there is no way to be a good physiologist, or a good biologist for that matter, without understanding how living or- ganisms function in their environment.
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The respiration chapters contain ohysiology material on fish respiration, on lungless salamanders, and on the oxygen supply to birds’ eggs. As a new feature, each chapter now begins with a brief synopsis, outlining its essential features and the fundamental principles to be discussed.
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Central to this popular textbook is its focus on the fundamental principles of animal physiology.