Zoology

Second Level Subjects

Zoology
Animals

Description

Zoology is the branch of biology that studies the animal kingdom, including the structure, embryology, evolution, classification, habits, and distribution of all animals, both living and extinct, and how they interact with their ecosystems. The term is derived from Ancient Greek ζῷον, zōion, i.e. "animal" and λόγος, logos, i.e. "knowledge, study".

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Organizations relating to Zoology

World Organization for the Rights of Animals
World Association of Veterinary Pathologists / Est. 1952
International Coalition Against Animal Abuse
ESF Network on Insect-Plant Interactions / Est. 1990
ESF Network on Quaternary Mammalian Faunas / Est. 1991
Australasian Group of Records Officers / Est. 1990
International Doctors - ILDAV / Est. 1987
International Ecology Society / Est. 1976
International Society of Animal License Collectors / Est. 1976
Swedish Society Against Painful Experiments on Animals / Est. 1882
Zoological Society of Southern Africa / Est. 1959
Regional Programme for the Promotion of Animal Traction / Est. 1997
Latin American Network for the Conservation and Management of Animal Genetic Resources / Est. 1992
Society for Marine Mammalogy / Est. 1981
Ibero-American Animal Reproduction Association / Est. 1992
Conseil mondial d'éthique des droits de l'animal
European Developmental Biology Programme / Est. 1992
Species 2000 / Est. 1996
International Society of Livestock Husbandry / Est. 1978
International Meeting of Animal Nutrition Experts / Est. 1957
World Association for Voice of Animals
International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature / Est. 1895
International Convention for the Campaign Against Contagious Diseases of Animals / Est. 1935
Common Market Section of the World Federation for the Protection of Animals / Est. 1971
Union of the Fertilizer and Pesticide Trade of Countries of the EEC / Est. 1960

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