Cloth $121.00 ISBN: 9780226315683 Published September 1993
Paper $50.00 ISBN: 9780226315706 Published September 1993

The Skull, Volume 2

Patterns of Structural and Systematic Diversity

Edited by James Hanken and Brian K. Hall

The Skull, Volume 2
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Edited by James Hanken and Brian K. Hall

580 pages | 10 halftones, 157 line drawings, 15 tables | 6 x 9 | © 1993
Cloth $121.00 ISBN: 9780226315683 Published September 1993
Paper $50.00 ISBN: 9780226315706 Published September 1993
In this authoritative three-volume reference work, leading researchers bring together current work to provide a comprehensive analysis of the comparative morphology, development, evolution, and functional biology of the skull.
Contents
Volume 2 - Patterns of Structural and Systematic Diversity
Preface, James Hanken and Brian K. Hall
1. Evolutionary Origin of the Vertebrate Skull, Carl Gans
2. Segmentation, the Adult Skull, and the Problem of Homology, Keith Stewart Thomson
3. Cranial Skeletal Tissues: Diversity and Evolutionary Trends, William A. Beresford
4. Patterns of Diversity in the Skulls of Jawless Fishes, Philippe Janvier
5. Patterns of Diversity in the Skulls of Jawless Fishes, Hans-Peter Schultze
6. Patterns of Diversity in the Lissamphibian Skull, Linda Trueb
7. Patterns of Diversity in the Reptilian Skull, Olivier Rieppel
8. Patterns of Diversity in the Avian Skull, Richard L. Zusi
9. Patterns of Diversity in the Mammalian Skull, Michael J. Novacek
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