Patterns of Structural and Systematic Diversity

Patterns of Structural and Systematic Diversity

by James Hanken, Brian K. Hall, Brian Keith Hall
     
 

ISBN-10: 0226315703

ISBN-13: 9780226315706

Pub. Date: 09/28/1993

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

In this authoritative three-volume reference work, leading researchers bring together current work to provide a comprehensive analysis of the comparative morphology, development, evolution, and functional biology of the skull.

Overview

In this authoritative three-volume reference work, leading researchers bring together current work to provide a comprehensive analysis of the comparative morphology, development, evolution, and functional biology of the skull.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226315706
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Series:
Skull Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
580
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Volume 2 - Patterns of Structural and Systematic Diversity
Preface, James Hanken and Brian K. Hall
1. Evolutionary Origin of the Vertebrate Skull, Carl Gans
2. Segmentation, the Adult Skull, and the Problem of Homology, Keith Stewart Thomson
3. Cranial Skeletal Tissues: Diversity and Evolutionary Trends, William A. Beresford
4. Patterns of Diversity in the Skulls of Jawless Fishes, Philippe Janvier
5. Patterns of Diversity in the Skulls of Jawless Fishes, Hans-Peter Schultze
6. Patterns of Diversity in the Lissamphibian Skull, Linda Trueb
7. Patterns of Diversity in the Reptilian Skull, Olivier Rieppel
8. Patterns of Diversity in the Avian Skull, Richard L. Zusi
9. Patterns of Diversity in the Mammalian Skull, Michael J. Novacek

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