Zoology (Sem II, Nagpur Univ)

ISBN Number : 978-93-5596-086-3

Student Price : Rs.198

Student Dollar Price : 8$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2023

No. Of Pages : 184

Book Weight :326

About The Book

We have great pleasure in placing this book 'paper III: Life and Diversity of Animals- Nonchordates (Arthropoda to Hemichordata) and Paper IV : Cell Biology and Zoology Practical Manual' in the hands of Second Semester B. Sc. Zoology students of R.T. M. University of Nagpur.

The present book is written as per the new revised syllabus of the R.T.M. University of Nagpur. The main aim of writing this book is to present the subject matter in a concise and easily understandable form keeping in view the basic needs of the students.

The unique feature of our book is point wise presentation of subject matter which we feel really helpful for the students while reading the book and writing the answers. Several illustrative diagrams have been included in the text which will help the students to grasp the ideas quickly and easily.


Contents -

Paper III : Life and Diversity of Animals - Nonchordates (Arthropoda to Hemichordata)
Unit I
1. Arthropoda
2. Cockroach
3. Insects as Vectors
4. Study of crustacean Larvae

Unit II
2. Pila
3. Pearl formation in Mollusca
4. Molluscan Larvae

Unit III
1. Echinodermata
2. Asterias
3. WAter vascular system and locomotion in Starfish
4. Echinoderm larvae

Unit IV
1. Hemichordata
2. Balanoglossus
3. Reproduction in Balanoglossus
4. Affinities of Balanoglossus
Paper IV : Cell Biology
Practical - II (Based on Paper - III and IV)

About The Author

Dr. Gunwant P. Gadekar, M.Sc., Ph.D. working as Head and Assistant Professor in Department of Zoology at Dhote Bandhu Science College, Gondia. He is teaching for more than a decade and believes in motivating the students to have an enquiry mind for success and survival. He has been a recognized supervisor for Ph.D. in Zoology under Science faculty of RTM Nagpur University. He has carried out MRP and number of research papers published in reputed international and national journals.

Mr. Ashish S. Gadwe, M.Sc., NET, SET, working as an Assistant Professor in Zoology at M.B. Patel College of Arts, Commerce & Science Deori Dist. Gondia. He has got more than 12 years of teaching experience at graduate as well as postgraduate level. He has also done `Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics` from Bioinformatic Center, University of Pune. He was a recipient of scholarship sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi. He cleared CSIR-NET exam for lectureship with all-India 30th ranking. He is been highly appreciated teacher over the years in this area. He has participated in number of seminars, conferences and workshops and presented research papers.

Dr. Ashish Kumar Jha, Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology, Bhawabhuti Mahavidyalaya, Amgaon, affiliated to RTM Nagpur University; Nagpur has eight years of teaching experience at undergraduate and one year at postgraduate level. Having a good academic record, the author has done Ph.D. from RTM Nagpur University and qualified UGC-CSIR, NET in June 2003. He has published two research papers in International Journal. The topic of his interest is soil fauna, carbon sequestration, litter decomposition and animal physiology. The author can be reached at [email protected] 

Dr. Rajkumar S. Bhonde earned his M.Sc. degree in Zoology from S.G.B.A. University. After M.Sc., he joined as a lecturer in CSBR, RTM Nagpur University in 2004. Subsequently, he continued his research work on Sericology for which RTM Nagpur University conferred the Ph.D. degree on him.

Apart from the professional excellence, he has completed certificate course in Bioinformatics and Diploma in Sericulture. Besides 13 years teaching experience, he has engaged with independent research on forest insect pest. So far he has published two research papers in reputed journals and two oral presentations in international conference. At present, he is associated with Dept. of Zoology, C.J. Patel College of Arts, Commerce, Science and Post-Graduate, Tirora. Dist. Gondia, as the Assistant Professor and Head.

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