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Fish and Fisheries Series #6: Fish Chemoreception

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Publisher Comments:

The senses of smell and taste in fish play a vital role in many aspects of fish behaviour including feeding, migration and breeding. The editor of this book, himself an internationally recognized authority on the subject, has drawn together an eminent group of contributors who provide a thorough synthesis of all aspects of the subject.

Table of Contents

Overview and introduction; T.J. Hara. Structure, development and evolutionary aspects of the peripheral olfactory system; E. Zeiske, B. Theisen, H. Breucker. Synaptic organization of the olfactory bulb and its central projection; M. Satou. Structure of the peripheral gustatory organ, represented by the silurid fish Plotosus lineatus; K. Reutter. Central representation and projections of gustatory systems; J.S. Kanwal, T.E. Finger. Solitary chemosensory cells; M. Whitear. Molecular mechanisms of chemosensory transduction: gustation and olfaction; J.G. Brand, R.C. Bruch. Mechanisms of olfaction; T.J. Hara. Teleost gustation; T. Marui, J. Caprio. Hormones, pheromones and chemoreception; P.W. Sorensen. Kin recognition in fish mediated by chemical cues; K.H. Olsen. Olfactory control of homing behaviour in salmonids; O.B. Stabell. Gustation and nutrition in fishes: application to aquaculture; M. Takeda, K. Takii. Food search behaviour in fish and the use of chemical lures in commercial and sports fishing; K.A. Jones. Environmental contaminants and chemoreception in fishes; D.A. Klaprat, R.E. Evans, T.J. Hara. Author index. Species index. Subject index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780412351402
Editor:
Hara, Toshiaki J.
Editor:
Hara, T. J.
Other:
Hara, Toshiaki J.
Editor:
Hara, Toshiaki J.
Editor:
Hara, T. J.
Author:
Hara, Toshiaki J.
Author:
Hara, T. J.
Other:
Hara, Toshiaki J.
Publisher:
Springer
Location:
London ;
Subject:
Fish
Subject:
Lakes & Ponds
Subject:
Physiology
Subject:
Fishes
Subject:
Fishes -- physiology.
Subject:
Chemoreceptors.
Subject:
Life Sciences - Zoology - General
Subject:
Animals - Fish
Subject:
Ecosystems & Habitats - Lakes, Ponds & Swamps
Subject:
Fresh water
Subject:
Marine ecology
Subject:
Animal physiology
Subject:
Ecotoxicology
Subject:
Animal Systematics/Taxonomy/Biogeography
Subject:
Oceanography-Fish
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Freshwater & Marine Ecology
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Book
Series:
Fish & Fisheries Series
Series Volume:
6
Publication Date:
19920731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
387
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 1600 gr

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