Form and function in developmental evolution [E-Book] / edited by Manfred D. Laubichler, Jane Maienschein.
Laubichler, Manfred Dietrich, (editor)
Maienschein, Jane, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (xviii, 234 pages)
englisch
9780521187589
9780521872683
9780511576188
Cambridge studies in philosophy and biology
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Table of Contents:
  • Form and function in evo devo : historical and conceptual reflections /
  • Manfred D. Laubichler
  • Deducing plant function from organic form : challenges and pitfalls /
  • Karl J. Niklas
  • Evolution in the light of embryos : seeking the origins of novelties in ontogeny /
  • Rudolf A. Raff and Elizabeth C. Raff
  • A focus on both form and function in examining selection versus constraint /
  • Paul M. Brakefield
  • Innovation and diversity in functional morphology /
  • Peter C. Wainwright
  • The developmental evolution of avian digit morphology : an update /
  • Günter P. Wagner
  • Functional analysis and character transformation /
  • Richard A. Richards
  • The nature of constraints /
  • Roger Sansom
  • Toward a mechanistic evo devo /
  • Andrew L. Hamilton.