Evolutionary Developmental Biology

  • Brian K. Hall

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About this book


Many changes that occur during the embryonic development of an individual animal can be seen as a parallel to changes that have occurred in species or groups of species during evolutionary time. This book covers the interaction between developmental and evolutionary changes in animals.


Adaptation Charles Darwin Darwin Mesoderm Termination Vertebrate biology development developmental biology embryo evolution genetics ontogeny phylogeny

Authors and affiliations

  • Brian K. Hall
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiologyDalhousie UniversityHalifaxCanada

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-015-7928-5
  • Online ISBN 978-94-015-7926-1
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