Cladistic Biogeography: Interpreting Patterns of Plant and by Christopher J. Humphries, Lynne R. Parenti

By Christopher J. Humphries, Lynne R. Parenti

Cladistic biogeography makes use of the distribution styles of species to review their old and evolutionary relationships. Revised commonly to mirror new learn, this ebook is a concise exposition of the historical past, equipment, and present purposes during this box. the 1st editon, released in 1986, bought very good stories and used to be typical as a textbook. This new editon may still end up both well known.

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