Download e-book for kindle: Cladistic Biogeography: Interpreting Patterns of Plant and by Christopher J. Humphries,Lynne R. Parenti

By Christopher J. Humphries,Lynne R. Parenti

ISBN-10: 0198548184

ISBN-13: 9780198548188

Cladistic biogeography makes use of the distribution styles of species to check their old and evolutionary relationships. Revised commonly to mirror new learn, this publication is a concise exposition of the historical past, equipment, and present purposes during this box. the 1st variation, released in 1986, obtained first-class studies and used to be favourite as a textbook. This new version may still turn out both renowned. It attracts on quite a lot of animals and vegetation, from marine, terrestrial, and freshwater habitats, and accommodates the newest advances during this dynamic field.

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