A Pattern Formation Mechanism and Its Application to Mammalian Coat Markings

  • J. D. Murray
Part of the Lecture Notes in Biomathematics book series (LNBM, volume 39)


This paper is in a general sense concerned with biological pattern formation but more specifically with the development of the pre-patterns for mammalian skin markings.


Pattern Formation Coat Colour Unstable Mode Stripe Pattern Animal Marking 
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  • J. D. Murray
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  1. 1.Mathematical InstituteUniversity of OxfordEngland

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