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Author Sánchez-Villagra, Marcelo R.

Title Embryos in deep time : the rock record of biological development / Marcelo R. Sánchez.

Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press, c2012.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  QE719.8 .S26 2012    Available  ---
Description xiv, 256 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Fossils, ontogeny, and phylogeny -- Evo-devo, plasticity, and modules -- Fossilized vertebrate ontogenies -- Bones and teeth under the microscope -- Proportions, growth, and taxonomy -- Growth and diversification patterns -- Fossils and developmental genetics -- "Missing links" and the evolution of development -- Mammalian and human development -- On trilobites, shells, and bugs -- Epilogue : is there a moral to developmental paleontology?.
Provenance Gift of Paul and Mary Haas.
Subject Paleobiology.
Developmental genetics.
ISBN 9780520271937 (alk. paper)
0520271939 (alk. paper)