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The Resource Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia, Evolution, Michael Hutchins, series editor ; Valerius Geist and Eric R. Pianka, advisory editors ; in association with The Wildlife Society

Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia, Evolution, Michael Hutchins, series editor ; Valerius Geist and Eric R. Pianka, advisory editors ; in association with The Wildlife Society

Label
Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia, Evolution
Title
Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia
Title part
Evolution
Statement of responsibility
Michael Hutchins, series editor ; Valerius Geist and Eric R. Pianka, advisory editors ; in association with The Wildlife Society
Title variation
  • Animal life encyclopedia
  • Evolution
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH360.2
LC item number
.G65 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grzimek, Bernhard
  • Hutchins, Michael
  • Geist, Valerius
  • Pianka, Eric R
  • Wildlife Society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Adaptation (Biology)
Label
Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia, Evolution, Michael Hutchins, series editor ; Valerius Geist and Eric R. Pianka, advisory editors ; in association with The Wildlife Society
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Supplement to: Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia / Bernhard Grzimek
Bar code
31223093074293
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Scientific methods and human knowledge -- Creation stories : the human journey to understand the origins of life on Earth -- History of evolutionary thought -- Charles Darwin : a life of discovery -- Mechanisms of evolutionary change -- Origins of the universe -- Origins of life on Earth -- Speciation : the origins of diversity -- Sexual reproduction -- Species nomenclature, classification, and problems of application -- The fossil record : a window to the past -- What does the fossil record tell us about evolution? -- Biogeography : the distribution of life -- Genetics : the blueprint of life -- Genes and development -- Evolutionary ecology -- Adaptation and evolutionary change -- Sexual selection -- Kin selection -- Coevolution -- Optimal reproductive tactics and life history theory -- Evolutionary physiology -- Industrial melanism in moths -- Galápagos finches -- Artificial selection -- Convergent evolution and ecological equivalence -- Evolution of the animal eye -- Evolution of flight -- Evolution of limblessness -- Canid evolution : from wolf to dog -- Dinosaurs -- Megafauna -- Non-human primate amd human evolution -- Evolution of the brain and nervous system -- Evolution of language -- Evolutionary medicine and the biology of health -- Evolution and biodiversity conservation
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xviii, 371 p.
Isbn
9781414486697
Lccn
2010038259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • 659754902
  • (OCoLC)659754902
Label
Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia, Evolution, Michael Hutchins, series editor ; Valerius Geist and Eric R. Pianka, advisory editors ; in association with The Wildlife Society
Publication
Note
Supplement to: Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia / Bernhard Grzimek
Bar code
31223093074293
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Scientific methods and human knowledge -- Creation stories : the human journey to understand the origins of life on Earth -- History of evolutionary thought -- Charles Darwin : a life of discovery -- Mechanisms of evolutionary change -- Origins of the universe -- Origins of life on Earth -- Speciation : the origins of diversity -- Sexual reproduction -- Species nomenclature, classification, and problems of application -- The fossil record : a window to the past -- What does the fossil record tell us about evolution? -- Biogeography : the distribution of life -- Genetics : the blueprint of life -- Genes and development -- Evolutionary ecology -- Adaptation and evolutionary change -- Sexual selection -- Kin selection -- Coevolution -- Optimal reproductive tactics and life history theory -- Evolutionary physiology -- Industrial melanism in moths -- Galápagos finches -- Artificial selection -- Convergent evolution and ecological equivalence -- Evolution of the animal eye -- Evolution of flight -- Evolution of limblessness -- Canid evolution : from wolf to dog -- Dinosaurs -- Megafauna -- Non-human primate amd human evolution -- Evolution of the brain and nervous system -- Evolution of language -- Evolutionary medicine and the biology of health -- Evolution and biodiversity conservation
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xviii, 371 p.
Isbn
9781414486697
Lccn
2010038259
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • 659754902
  • (OCoLC)659754902

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