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Author Sánchez, Marcelo R.
Title Embryos in deep time [electronic resource] : the rock record of biological development / Marcelo R. Sánchez.
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  QE719.8 .S26 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 256 p.) : ill.
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?.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Paleobiology.
Developmental genetics.
Related To Print version: Sánchez, Marcelo R. Embryos in deep time. Berkeley : University of California Press, c2012. 9780520271937 0520271939 (DLC) 2011034435
ISBN 0520952308 (electronic bk.)
9780520952300 (electronic bk.)
9780520271937 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520271939 (cloth : alk. paper)