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By Scott Freeman, Kim Quillin, Lizabeth Allison

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Osmoregulatory strategies are now organized according to the challenges presented by marine, freshwater, and terrestrial habitats. Coverage of osmoregulation in bony fishes versus cartilaginous fishes, mammalian kidney function, and how nonmammalian vertebrates concentrate their urine is expanded and clarified. Chapter 44 Animal Nutrition This chapter contains new information on nutritional imbalances, including diabetes and obesity. Chapter 45 Gas Exchange and Circulation Discussion of the insect tracheal system is expanded, including new content on how respiration restricts upper limits of body size of insects.

In the Fifth Edition, this important topic is treated in depth in a new Chapter 48, Animal Movement, that explores how muscle and skeletal systems work together to produce locomotion. ⦁ New BioSkills Instructors recognize that biology students need to develop foundational science skills in addition to content knowledge. While these skills are emphasized throughout the book, Biological Science, beginning with the Third The New Coauthors The new coauthor team brings a broad set of talents and interests to the project, motivated by a deep commitment to undergraduate teaching, whether at a small liberal arts college or a large university.

Several complex figures were converted to illustrated summary tables. Chapter 31 Green Algae and Land Plants Coverage of the evolution of land plants is expanded to include the importance of UV light and UV-absorbing molecules on the colonization of land. The “Redwood group” is now referred to as the Cupressophyta. Updates emphasize the role(s) of each stage of a life cycle in dispersal and in increasing genetic variation and individual numbers. A new research box is added, showing the importance of flower color to pollinator preference.

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