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Diversity of Life

Diversity of Life - 9th edition

Diversity of Life - 9th edition

ISBN13: 9780534379438

ISBN10: 0534379435

Diversity of Life by Cecie Starr and Ralph Taggart - ISBN 9780534379438
Edition: 9TH 01
Copyright: 2001
Publisher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Co.
Published: 2001
International: No
Diversity of Life by Cecie Starr and Ralph Taggart - ISBN 9780534379438

ISBN13: 9780534379438

ISBN10: 0534379435

Edition: 9TH 01

Summary

This brief and specialized book was designed for general non-major biology courses, and presents the six kingdoms of life in an evolutionary framework. This book includes descriptions, illustrations, life cycles of representative viruses, bacteria, protistans, fungi, plants, invertebrates, and more. DIVERSITY OF LIFE covers Unit IV, ''Evolution and Biodiversity'', from the authors' main text, BIOLOGY: THE UNITY AND DIVERSITY OF LIFE, Ninth Edition, and includes a customized table of contents and the back matter (the glossary, the index, etc.) from the larger book.

Author Bio

Starr, Cecie :


Taggart, Ralph : Michigan State University

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

IV. Evolution and Diversity.

21. The Origin and Evolution of Life.
22. Bacteria and Viruses.
23. Protistans.
24. Fungi.
25. Plants.
26. Animals: The Invertebrates.
27. Animals: The Vertebrates.
28. Biodiversity in Perspective.