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Invertebrate Endocrinology

Handbook of Physiology, Comparative Physiology

  1. Matthew Landau1,
  2. William J. Biggers2,
  3. Hans Laufer2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp130218

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Landau, M., Biggers, W. J. and Laufer, H. 2011. Invertebrate Endocrinology. Comprehensive Physiology. 1291–1390.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Marine Science, Richard Stockton College, Pomona, New Jersey

  2. 2

    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Growth and Morphogenetic Factors
    • 1.1
      Insects
    • 1.2
      Crustaceans
    • 1.3
      Molluscs
    • 1.4
      Other Invertebrates
  • 2
    Regenerative Factors
    • 2.1
      Crustaceans
    • 2.2
      Insects
    • 2.3
      Cnidarians
    • 2.4
      Platyhelminths
    • 2.5
      Annelids
    • 2.6
      Echinoderms
    • 2.7
      Others
  • 3
    Pigmentary Factors
    • 3.1
      Crustaceans
    • 3.2
      Insects
  • 4
    Osmoregulatory Factors
    • 4.1
      Factors that May Increase Osmotic Pressure
    • 4.2
      Factors that May Decrease Osmotic Pressure
  • 5
    Metabolic Factors
    • 5.1
      Biogenic Amines
    • 5.2
      JHs and Farnesylacetone
    • 5.3
      Adipokinetic Hormones and RPCH
    • 5.4
      Crustacean Hyperglycemic Hormones
    • 5.5
      Other Metabolic Factors
  • 6
    Reproductive Factors
    • 6.1
      Flatworms, Nemertines, and Nematodes
    • 6.2
      Molluscs
    • 6.3
      Crustaceans
    • 6.4
      Insects
    • 6.5
      Other Arthropods
    • 6.6
      Annelids
    • 6.7
      Echinoderms
  • 7
    Behavioral Factors
    • 7.1
      In Vitro Studies
    • 7.2
      In Vivo Studies
    • 7.3
      Pheromones
  • 8
    Summary