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Title Evolution and speciation : essays in honor of M.J.D. White / editors, William R. Atchley, David S. Woodruff
Published Cambridge [Eng.] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1981


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Description ix, 436 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: List of contributors; Preface; Part I. Introduction: 1. M. J. D. White: the scientist and the man William R. Atchley; Part II. Cytology and Cytogenetics: 2. Chromosome change and evolutionary change: a critique Bernard John; 3. Components of genetic systems in mammals David L. Hayman; 4. Sex chromosomes, parthenogenesis, and polyploidy in ticks James H. Oliver, Jr.; 5. Differentiation of heterochromatin W. J. Peacock, E. S. Dennis, A. J. Hilliker and A. J. Pryor; 6. A glimpse of the tridactyloid karyotype Robert Blackith; Part III. Hybrid Zones: 7. Hybrid zones and speciation N. H. Barton and G. M. Hewitt; 8. Chromosomal hybrid zones in orthopteroid insects David D. Shaw; 9. Toward a genodynamics of hybrid zones: studies of Australian frogs and West Indian land snails David S. Woodruff; Part IV. Speciation and Evolution: 10. Stasipatric speciation and rapid evolution in animals Guy L. Bush; 11. Habitat selection and speciation in Drosophila Peter A. Parsons; 12. Problems in speciation in Chironomus oppositus Walker in southeastern Australia Jon Martin and B. T. O. Lee; 13. Chromosome change and speciation in lizards Max King; 14. Chromosomal tracing of evolution in a phylad of species related to Drosophila hawaiiensis Hampton L. Carson; 15. Reproductive isolation: a critical review Murray J. Littlejohn; 16. The maintenance of B chromosomes in Brachycome dichromosomatica S. Smith-White and C. R. Carter; 17. Genetic aspects of ant evolution Ross H. Crozier; 18. Chromosomal evolution and morphometric variability in the thlytokous insect Warramaba virgo (key) William R. Atchley; 19. Speculations on the evolution of the insect storage proteins John A. Thomson; 20. Evolution in jeopardy: the role of nature reserves O. H. Frankel; Index
Notes Includes bibliographies and index
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Subject White, M. J. D. (Michael James Denham), 1910-1983.
Evolution (Biology)
Evolution -- Addresses essays lectures
Species -- Addresses essays lectures
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Author Atchley, William R.
White, M. J. D. (Michael James Denham), 1910-1983.
Woodruff, David S.
LC no. 80024876
ISBN 0521238234
Other Titles Speciation