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Melvil Decimal System: 591.3

Wording: Mathematics and Science > Zoology > Specific Topics In Zoology > Embryology

Dewmoji: 🔬 > 🐼 > 🐣 > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
👫
4
Language
130,463
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
🔬
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
🗿
50
General Science
24,934
🔬
51
Mathematics
61,944
➗
52
Astronomy
17,388
🌌
53
Physics
34,172
🍎
54
Chemistry
22,053
⚗
55
Earth sciences & geology
28,173
🌎
56
Fossils & prehistoric life
6,394
💀
57
Life Sciences
45,977
🐠
58
Botany
17,698
🌿
59
Zoology
64,237
🐼
590
General Zoology
4,393
🐼
591
Specific Topics In Zoology
11,933
🐣
592
Invertebrates
699
🐛
593
Protozoa; Radiates
460
蜇
594
Mollusks
1,038
🐚
595
Articulates
8,879
🐞
596
Vertebrates
765
🐂
597
Fishes; Amphibians
7,376
🐸
598
Birds ; Aves
12,175
🐦
599
Mammals
16,519
🐰
591.0
Physiologic Zoology
375
591.1
Physiology
872
591.2
Pathology
65
591.3
Embryology
668
591.4
Morphology; Comparative anatomy; Homologies
880
591.5
Habits and behavior
3,701
591.6
Economic
503
591.7
Organography; Descriptive anatomy
1,482
591.8
Histology
65
591.9
Geographic distribution of animals
1,726
591.30
4
591.31
5
591.32591.33
Development of embryo
42
591.34
Metamorphosis, larva, pupa, molting
591.35
Hypermetamorphosis
16
591.36
Production of sexes
591.37
2
591.38
33
591.39
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1922 Edition
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
813.6Literature > American And Canadian > Fiction > 21st Century3.5106

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