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Author Schuh, Randall T.

Title Biological systematics [electronic resource] : principles and applications / Randall T. Schuh, Andrew V.Z. Brower.

Imprint Ithaca : Comstock Pub. Associates/Cornell University Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xiii, 311 p. : ill., map.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction to systematics -- Systematics and the philosophy of science -- Characters and character states -- Character polarity and inferring homology -- Tree-building algorithms -- Evaluating results -- Nomenclature, classifications, and systematic databases -- Historical biogeography and host-parasite coevolution -- Ecology, adaptation, and evolutionary scenarios -- Biodiversity and conservation.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Biology -- Classification.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Brower, Andrew V. Z. (Andrew Van Zandt), 1962-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780801447990 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801447992 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780801462436 (e-book)

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