The Resource Animal Species and Their Evolution

Animal Species and Their Evolution

Label
Animal Species and Their Evolution
Title
Animal Species and Their Evolution
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
Long before Charles Darwin undertook his first voyage, animal taxonomists had begun the scientific classification of animals, plants, and minerals. In the mid-1950s, taxonomist A.J. Cain summarized the state of knowledge about the structure of the living world in his major book Animal Species and Their Evolution. His work remains remarkably current today. Here Cain explains each of the terms by which scientists now classify all animals--from species through genus, family, order, class, and phylum. The work of the modern taxonomist is dependent on the work of paleontologists, f
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Science Library
Label
Animal Species and Their Evolution
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface ; I. Introduction ; II Methods of classification; III Rank ; IV Names; V The polytypic species; VI The biological species; VII Other sorts of species; VIII Geographical speciation; IX Sympatric speciation; Conclusion; Suggestions for further reading; Afterword (1993); Index
Control code
ocn884012909
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400863273
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33767816
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884012909
  • jstor1400863279

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