CONTENTS:- The Microscopy; Lmportant Reagents; General Method of Preparation of Microscopic slides; Study of Living Protozoa Animals and Preparation of Permanent Stained Slides; General characters, Detailed classification and Museum specimens of PHYLUM : PROTOZOA, PORIFERA, COELENTERATA, CTENOPHORA, PLATYHELMINTHES, ASCHEMINTHES, ANNELIDA, ARTHROPODA, MOLLUSCA, HEMICHORDATA, ECHINODERMATA and Dissections.
The present publication is prepared for undergraduate and postgraduate students of several Indian universities. Every possible effort has been taken in consideration to give the classification, morphological, anatomical and reproductive details of every phylum. Special emphasis has also been given to the diagrams as to make them clear regarding the characteristics. Since it is a practical book all the laboratory techniques, preparations of slides, mounting, dissections etc. are explained in such a way that it is easily accessible to students. The contents conform to the specified syllabi of several Indian Universities and the method of presentation is very clear and lucid, which can be easily followed by the students.