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Biogeography and Adaptation

Patterns of Marine Life

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$59.50 • £47.95 • €53.50

ISBN 9780674073760

Publication Date: 01/01/1978

Short

352 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

15 tables, 77 halftones

World

    • 1. Climate and Limitations of Form
  • Part 1: Patterns of Adaptation along Gradients
    • 2. Shelled Gastropods
    • 3. Bivalves
    • 4. Sessile Organisms
  • Part 2: Interoceanic Patterns of Adaptation
    • 5. Predation and Grazing
    • 6. Relation to Present-Day Conditions
  • Part 3: Geography and Evolution
    • 7. Extinction and Speciation
    • 8. Patterns of Biotic History
    • 9. Barriers and Biotic Exchange
  • Appendix
  • References
  • Index

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