comparative anatomy

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the study of anatomical features of animals of different species

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Address for correspondence Jerzy Michalik, Department of Animal Morphology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, ul.
1) Anokhin Research Institute of Normal Physiology, Russian Academy of Medical Science, Moscow, Russia; (2) Institute of Evolutionary Animal Morphology and Ecology, Russian Academy of Science, 117071, Moscow, Russia
In contrast, Albert interprets the work as a dialectical series of comparative descriptions collating the data of animal morphology and behavior as a preliminary to causal explanation.