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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Biological systematics principles and applications / [electronic resource] :
Type EBOOK
Author Schuh, Randall T.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Brower, Andrew V. Z.
Publisher Comstock Pub. Associates/Cornell University Press,
Year Published 2009
Call Number QH83.S345 2009eb
Subjects Biology--Classification.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/epa/Doc?id=10468041
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xiii, 311 p. : ill., map.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index. Electronic reproduction.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
Introduction to systematics -- Systematics and the philosophy of science -- Characters and character states -- Character polarity and inferring homology -- Tree-building algorithms -- Evaluating results -- Nomenclature, classifications, and systematic databases -- Historical biogeography and host-parasite coevolution -- Ecology, adaptation, and evolutionary scenarios -- Biodiversity and conservation.