Acknowledged author F. Harvey Pough wrote Vertebrate Life comprising 624 pages back in 2018. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1605356077 and 9781605356075. Since then Vertebrate Life textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $45.21 or rent at the marketplace.
Vertebrate Life, 10th Edition blends information about anatomy, physiology, ecology, and behavior to present vertebrates within an evolutionary context. Engaging and readable, the 10th edition features full color throughout with completely new photographs and line art. Important advances in vertebrate biology are highlighted, including the increasing influence of molecular phylogenies, insights provided by evo-devo, and our growing appreciation of the significance of developmental plasticity and epigenetics. Taxon-specific conservation issues are discussed in each chapter that treats extant forms.