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Systematics and the origin of species : from the viewpoint of a zoologist

Author: Ernst Mayr; Harvard University Press.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Harvard University Press, dr. 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This classic study, first published in 1942, helped to revolutionize evolutionary biology by offering a new approach to taxonomic principles and correlating the ideas and findings of modern  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Mayr; Harvard University Press.
ISBN: 0674862503 9780674862500
OCLC Number: 903357362
Notes: Druk na podst. wyd. z 1999.
Description: XXXV, [1], 334, [6] s. : il. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Foreword by Theodosius Dobzhansky Preface Introduction, 1999 Introduction by Niles Eldredge I. The Methods and Principles of Systematics II. Taxonomic Characters and Their Variation III. Phenomena of Geographic Variation IV. Some Aspects of Geographic Variation V. The Systematic Categories and the New Species Concept VI. The Polytypic Species, In Nature and in Systematics VII. The Species in Evolution VIII. Nongeographic Speciation IX. The Biology of Speciation X. The Higher Categories and Evolution Literature Index
Responsibility: Ernst Mayr ; with a new introduction by the author.


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