The development of animal form : ontogeny, morphology, and evolution [E-Book] / Alessandro Minelli.
Minelli, Alessandro, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003
1 online resource (xviii, 323 pages)
englisch
9780521025188
9780511541476
9780521808514
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Table of Contents:
  • The Nature of Development
  • Everything begun to the service of development: cellular Darwinism and the origin of animal form
  • Development: generic to genetic
  • Periodization
  • Body regions, their boundaries and complexity
  • Differentiation and patterning
  • Size factors
  • Axes and symmetries
  • Segments
  • Evo-devo perspectives on homology.