Comparative Vertebrate Reproduction

  • Julian┬áLombardi

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
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    Pages 13-41
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    Pages 43-60
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    Pages 61-107
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    Pages 109-153
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    Pages 155-197
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    Pages 199-223
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    Pages 225-251
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    Pages 253-281
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    Pages 283-318
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    Pages 319-352
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  14. Back Matter
    Pages 409-469

About this book


Comparative Vertebrate Reproduction is the only comprehensive textbook covering major topics in the reproductive biology of vertebrates, from sexuality and gametogenesis to reproductive ecology and life history tactics. The work draws heavily on recent reviews and papers while placing topics in a historical context and conceptual framework. In addition, the author provides detailed comparative surveys of each of the major topics discussed.
Comparative Vertebrate Reproduction has been written as a textbook for upper-level undergraduate and graduate-level students in biology, zoology, physiology, animal science, and veterinary medicine. The work also serves as an excellent reference for researchers in medical and veterinary schools working in reproductive medicine.


biology ecology physiology reproduction reproductive biology vertebrates zoology

Authors and affiliations

  • Julian┬áLombardi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiologyThe University of North Carolina at GreensboroUSA

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