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How the snake lost its legs : curious tales from the frontier of evo-devo / by Lewis I. Held, Jr.
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Author: Held, Lewis I., Jr., 1951-
Publication year: 2014
Format: Book
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
ISBN: 9781107030442 (hbk.) : 9781107621398 (pbk.) :
Description:
Taking inspiration from Kipling's 'Just So Stories', this book explores emerging insights from evo-devo to explain the science behind tiger stripes, camel humps, and many other fascinating animal traits. Held's unique and engaging style makes this narrative both enlightening and entertaining, guiding students and researchers through even complex concepts.
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290 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 25 cm

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