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Lizards in an Evolutionary Tree - 11 edition

by Jonathan B. Losos and Harry W. Greene

Lizards in an Evolutionary Tree (ISBN10: 0520255917; ISBN13: 9780520255913)
ISBN13: 978-0520255913
ISBN10: 0520255917

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0520269842
ISBN10: 0520269845

Summary: Adaptive radiation, which results when a single ancestral species gives rise to many descendants, each adapted to a different part of the environment, is possibly the single most important source of biological diversity in the living world. One of the best-studied examples involves CaribbeanAnolislizards. With about 400 species,Anolishas played an important role in the development of ecological theory and has become a model system exemplifying the integration of ecologi ...show morecal, evolutionary, and behavioral studies to understand evolutionary diversification. This major work, written by one of the best-known investigators ofAnolis,reviews and synthesizes an immense literature. Jonathan B. Losos illustrates how different scientific approaches to the questions of adaptation and diversification can be integrated and examines evolutionary and ecological questions of interest to a broad range of biologists. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 11
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Publisher: University of California Press
Year Published: 2011
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