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The Resource The neurobiology of an insect brain, Malcolm Burrows

The neurobiology of an insect brain, Malcolm Burrows

Label
The neurobiology of an insect brain
Title
The neurobiology of an insect brain
Statement of responsibility
Malcolm Burrows
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book reviews recent advances in insect neurobiology. By concentrating largely on one insect, the locust, this book unravels the mechanisms by which a brain integrates the vast array of sensory information to generate movement and behavior
Action
digitized
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Burrows, Malcolm
Dewey number
595.7/26
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Locusts
  • Insects
  • Brain
Label
The neurobiology of an insect brain, Malcolm Burrows
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 617-669) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Biology of locusts and grasshoppers -- Anatomy of the nervous system -- Components of the nervous system -- Development of the nervous system -- Neurotransmitters, neuromodulators and neurohormones -- Actions of neuromodulators -- Controlling local movements of the legs -- Walking -- Jumping -- Escape movements -- Flying -- Breathing
Control code
ocm44954885
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 682 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191724411
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44954885
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The neurobiology of an insect brain, Malcolm Burrows
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 617-669) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Biology of locusts and grasshoppers -- Anatomy of the nervous system -- Components of the nervous system -- Development of the nervous system -- Neurotransmitters, neuromodulators and neurohormones -- Actions of neuromodulators -- Controlling local movements of the legs -- Walking -- Jumping -- Escape movements -- Flying -- Breathing
Control code
ocm44954885
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 682 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191724411
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)44954885
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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