By Sarah L.Long,Howard Brunton,L. Robin M. Cocks,Sarah L Long
The progress historical past of a brachiopod is entombed in its shell, yet examine on fossil and dwelling brachiopods has generated unanswered questions about those marine invertebrates. numerous participants to Brachiopods prior and current touch upon their differing constructions and morphological aspect. They use those as examples of ontogenetic and evolutionary switch, as signs of taxonomic relationships, or to debate micro-structural shell morphology. inhabitants reports of varied species and up to date growth in molecular phylogeny are offered. This unmarried compilation is a needs to for postgraduate scholars and researchers in evolution, zoology, geology, palaeontology and similar fields.
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