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By John E. Reynolds

Taking an built-in method of the biology of marine carnivores, cetaceans, and sirenians, twenty-two admired researchers examine marine mammals with each other and with terrestrial mammals, delivering a framework for basic organic and ecological techniques. They describe useful morphology, sensory structures, energetics, copy, communique and cognition, habit, distribution, inhabitants biology, and feeding ecology. additionally they aspect the physiological adaptations—for such actions and strategies as diving, thermo-regulation, osmoregulation, and orientation—that permit marine mammals to use their aquatic environment.

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