The position of Cetacea within mammalia : phylogenetic analysis of morphological data from extinct and extant taxa

Knowledge of the phylogenetic position of the order Cetacea (whales, dolphins, and porpoises) within Mammalia is of central importance to evolutionary biologists studying the transformations of biological form and function that accompanied the shift from fully terrestrial to fully aquatic life in th...

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Published in:Systematic biology, Vol. 48, No. 3 (1999), p. 455-90
Main Author: O'Leary, M A
Other Involved Persons: Geisler, J H
Format: Article
Language:English
ISSN:1076-836X
Item Description:Date Completed 10.07.2002
Date Revised 13.05.2019
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
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