© 2002

Crustacean Experimental Systems in Neurobiology

  • Konrad Wiese
  • First book to concentrate on crustaceans as experimental systems for neuroscientists

Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Reviews of Crustacean Neurobiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Franklin B. Krasne, Donald H. Edwards
      Pages 3-22
    3. Ronald M. Harris-Warrick, Bruce R. Johnson
      Pages 23-43
    4. Peter J. Fraser, Peter Masakazu Takahata
      Pages 89-108
  3. Introductions to the Crustacean Nervous System

  4. Visual Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Raymon M. Glantz, W. Jon P. Barnes
      Pages 203-225
    3. Alberto Ugolini, C. Melis, B. Tiribilli, C. Castellini
      Pages 247-260
  5. Behavioral Evolution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 261-261
    2. Dorothy H. Paul, Zen Faulkes, Brian L. Antonsen
      Pages 263-282

About these proceedings


This book contains excellent reviews on significant topics in crustacean neurobiology, introductory texts for classroom usage, top rank samples of original research, an account of a new research strategy plus a concept for teaching the principles of neuroscience. Renowned scientists from all over the world contributed to this vlume.
In short, exciting reading for every neurobiologist.


Crustaceans Crustaceen Physiologie behavior nervous system neuro neurobiology physiology

Editors and affiliations

  • Konrad Wiese
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Zoology and Museum NeurophysiologyUniversity of HamburgHamburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Crustacean Experimental Systems in Neurobiology
  • Editors Konrad Wiese
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2002
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-43809-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-62860-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-56092-7
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 301
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Invertebrates
    Animal Physiology
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