Assembling the Tree of Life by Joel Cracraft,Michael J. Donoghue

By Joel Cracraft,Michael J. Donoghue

This edited quantity is offers an authoritative synthesis of data concerning the background of existence. the entire significant teams of organisms are handled, through the major employees of their fields. With sections on: the significance of realizing the Tree of existence; The beginning and Radiation of lifestyles in the world; The Relationships of eco-friendly vegetation; The Relationships of Fungi; and The Relationships of Animals. This ebook should still turn out crucial for evolutionary biologists, taxonomists, ecologists drawn to biodiversity, and as a baseline sourcebook for organismic biologists, botanists, and microbiologists. an important reference during this basic area.

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