Columbia University Press

Extinction and Phylogeny

Sale price Price $31.56 Regular price

ISBN: 9780231074384
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Edition:
Publication Date: 1992-04-15
Number of pages: 253
Any used item that originally included an accessory such as an access code, one time use worksheet, cd or dvd, or other one time use accessories may not be guaranteed to be included or valid. By purchasing this item you acknowledge the above statement.

More than 99% of all life that has ever existed on this planet is extinct. Moreover, human acceleration of the extinction of species has created a crisis in biodiversity. How can the history of past life be retreived? How does this history bear on our understanding of the organization and evolution of present-day species? These questions are addressed in extinction and phylogeny.

Customer Reviews


MORE FROM THIS COLLECTION