Captivating Life : A Naturalist in the Age of Genetics

Captivating Life : A Naturalist in the Age of Genetics

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  • 製本 Hardcover:ハードカバー版/ページ数 212 p.
  • 言語 ENG,ENG
  • 商品コード 9781560989578
  • DDC分類 B

基本説明

'Shows how modern methods in molecular genetics can illuminate and explain the relatedness of animals, their ancestry and other matters of concern to the evolutionary biologist.'-TLS August 2,2002.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments                                    vii
Part One. Becoming a Scientist 1 (38)
A Biologist's Life and Times 3 (4)
Ice Lake 7 (11)
Budding Natural Historian 18 (13)
Off to College 31 (8)
Part Two. Dawn of a Scientific Revolution 39 (80)
Southern Exposure 41 (14)
Heading East 55 (10)
California Dreaming 65 (11)
Getting Started 76 (8)
Class Aves 84 (11)
Corals and Sponges 95 (11)
Energized by Mitochondria 106(13)
Part Three: A Revolution Applied 119(78)
Phylogeography 121(13)
Ancient Mariners 134(14)
Species and Their Conservation 148(12)
Hybridization 160(14)
Alternative Reproductive Lifestyles 174(15)
Syntheses 189(8)
Part Four. Perspectives 197(10)
Reflections on Nature and Genetics 199(8)
Index 207