Chapter 13 - Female and male reproduction

Title

Chapter 13 - Female and male reproduction

Creator

Tarpley RJ; Hillmann DJ; George JC; Thewissen JGM

Publisher

The Bowhead Whale

Date

2021

Description

An understanding of the functional morphology of the bowhead whale continues to have significance for population management. This chapter first examines the anatomical features of the bowhead whale reproductive system, with an emphasis on the female. This is followed by a consideration of the functional parameters of the female reproductive cycle, testicular function in the male, and the age at sexual maturity in both sexes.

Format

Book Chapter

Pages

185-211

NEOMED College

NEOMED College of Medicine

NEOMED Department

Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology

Update Year & Number

Jan to Aug list 2021

Citation

Tarpley RJ; Hillmann DJ; George JC; Thewissen JGM, “Chapter 13 - Female and male reproduction,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed June 27, 2022, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/11805.

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