MSc, PhD, has rich teaching experience of more than four decades at Meerut College, Meerut. He has taught subjects such as Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Chordate Embryology (Developmental Biology), Invertebrate Zoology, Chordate Zoology, Evolution, Ecology, Animal Behaviour (Ethology) to undergraduate and postgraduate students. Dr Agarwal has to his credit the authorship of several widely acclaimed books such as Cell Biology, Genetics, Chordate Embryology (Developmental Biology), Ecology (Environmental Biology), Ethology (Animal Behaviour), Zoology for Degree Students- BSc First Year (includes Invertebrate Zoology), Zoology for Degree Students-Semester III, Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering, and a multi-coloured edition of Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Evolution and Ecology. The author has also co-authored CBSE - IX Biology. He has also published few research papers on Insect Physiology and Toxicology.
About the Book
This books contains topics of four branches of Zoology , namely, Lower Non-Chordata, Higher Non-Chordata, Cell Biology and Genetics. This textbook is meant for Degree students of all Indian Universities. It has been developed according to UGC Model Curriculum. Certain keynote aspects of this textbook are as follows: > Carefully redrawn diagrams to explain the text. | > Boxed information for those who always want more. | > At the end of each chapter has been provided a wide spectrum of questions such as Long type Answer Questions, Short Type Questions, Very Short Answer Questions, Fill in the Blanks, True and False Questions, MCQ's have also been provided.
• Rich pedagogy comprising boxed items with additional information on relevant topics, wide spectrum of questions such as long, short and very short questions, multiple choice questions, fill in the blanks and true and false questions for quick review of concepts
• Abundance of diagrams throughout 90 chapters to present text in an Illustrative manner
Table of Content
Unit I : Animal Diversity-I ( Non Chordate :Lower & Higher) Part A : Lower Non-Chordates (Invertebrates) Part B: Higher Non-Chordate Unit-Ii : Cell Biology & Biochemistry Unit-Iii : Genetics