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Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres

Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres
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Part of Cambridge Library Collection - Zoology

  • Date Published: May 2013
  • availability: Available
  • format: Multiple copy pack
  • isbn: 9781108059084

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  • Best known for his ideas relating to evolution, French naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck (1744–1829) first built his reputation as a botanist and was elected to the prestigious Académie des Sciences in 1779. His career took a new turn in 1793 when he was made professor of 'insects, worms and microscopic animals' at the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, although he lacked prior knowledge of the subject area. Undaunted, Lamarck set out to classify organisms which few naturalists had considered worthy of study since Linnaeus. He was the first to distinguish vertebrates from 'invertebrates' – a term he coined – by the presence of a vertebral column. In this groundbreaking seven-volume work, published between 1815 and 1922, he arranges invertebrates into twelve classes, laying the foundations for the modern study of these organisms.

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    • Date Published: May 2013
    • format: Multiple copy pack
    • isbn: 9781108059084
    • dimensions: 485 x 355 x 185 mm
    • weight: 6.58kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Volume 1: Avertissement
    Part I. Animaux apathiques:
    1. Infusoires
    Supplément. Volume 2:
    2. Les polypes
    3. Les radiaires. Volume 3:
    3. Les radiaires (cont.)
    4. Les tuniciers
    5. Les vers
    Part II. Animaux sensibles:
    6. Les insectes. Volume 4:
    6. Les insectes (cont.). Volume 5:
    7. Les arachnides, 8. Les crustacés
    9. Les annélides
    10. Les cirrhipèdes
    11. Les conchifères. Volume 6:
    11. Les conchifères (cont.)
    12. Les mollusques. Volume 7:
    12. Les mollusques (cont.)
    Supplément à divers genres de gastéropodes et de trachélipodes
    Table des classes et des genres

  • Author

    Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de Lamarck

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