How vertebrates moved onto land

Vincent Bels (Ed.), Adrià Casinos, John Davenports, Jean-Pierre Gasc, Marc Jamon, Michel Laurin, and Sabine Renou

How vertebrates moved onto land

Vincent Bels (Ed.), Adrià Casinos, John Davenports, Jean-Pierre Gasc, Marc Jamon, Michel Laurin, and Sabine Renou

Distributed for French National Museum of Natural History

© 2011
Cloth w/CD $69.00 ISBN: 9782856536674 Published July 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Foreword
Philippe Janvier
 
Extended abstract
 
Résumé Développé
 
The Fish Tetrapod transition in the context of changing evolutionary ideas
Adrià Casinos
 
Paleontological evidence: origin and early evolution of limbed vertebrates
Michel Laurin
 
Limb origin and development
Michel Laurin
 
To move on immersed and emersed substrata: adaptive solutions of extant fishes
Sabine Renous, John Davenport and Vincent Bels
 
Evolution of motor control of terrestrial locomotion
Marc Jamon
 
Conclusion and perspectives
Sabine Renous, Jean-Pierre Gasc, Adrià Casinos, Michel Laurin, John Davenport, and Vincent Bels
 
Index
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