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The first photographic and descriptive musculoskeletal atlas of a baby gorilla, this book details the comparative and phylogenetic context of the gross anatomy and evolutionary history of the soft tissue morphology of modern humans and one of their closest relatives. With detailed high-quality photographs of musculoskeletal structures, it provides an updated review of the anatomical variations within gorillas as well as an extensive list of the synonyms used in the literature to designate the structures discussed. It will be of interest to students, teachers, and researchers studying primatolo. Read more... Front Cover; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contents; 1. Introduction and Aims; 2. Methodology and Material; 3. Head and Neck Musculature; 4. Pectoral and Upper Limb Musculature; 5. Trunk and Back Musculature; 6. Diaphragmatic and Abdominal Musculature; 7. Perineal, Coccygeal and Anal Musculature; 8. Pelvic and Lower Limb Musculature; 9. Internal Organs, Skin and Fat; Appendix I: Literature Including Information about the Muscles of Gorillas; Appendix II: Literature Cited, Not Including Information about the Muscles of Gorillas; About The Authors; Color Plate Section
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