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Mammals, Animals / Pets, Science/Mathematics, Biology, Life Sciences, Congresses, Cervidae, Wildlife manag
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Open LibraryOL8085417M
ISBN 100874749816
ISBN 139780874749816

Review papers and theoretical issues. Phylogenetic relationships of the Cervidae, and the case for a superfamily "Cervoidea". Relationships of living deer. The evolutionary history of the Cervidae with special reference to the Soyth American Radiation.

Allometry and habitat-related adaptations in the postcranial skeleton of Cervidae. Diversity and evolution of antler form in quaternary deer. Buy Biology and Management of the Cervidae. Research Symposia of the National Zoological Park, Smithsonian Institution. on FREE SHIPPING on qualified ordersFormat: Paperback.


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The result of a symposium which reviewed the key aspects of deer biology, the field studies in progress on exotic deer species and the management of. Mammal Species of the World: Information on Cervidae. Author: Goldfuss, Citation: Handb. Zool., 2: xx, Comments: Reviewed by Whitehead () and Groves.

Buy Biology and Management of the Cervidae (Research Symposia of the National Zoological Park) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified ordersFormat: Hardcover. May 07,  · New phylogenetic perspectives on the Cervidae (Artiodactyla) are provided by the mitochondrial cytochrome b gene.

E Randi, N Mucci, M Pierpaoli, and E Douzery Istituto Nazionale per la Fauna Selvatica, Ozzano dell'Emilia, by: Mar 14,  · Phylogeny and evolution of Cervidae based on complete mitochondrial genomes.

Zhang WQ(1), Zhang MH. Author information: (1)College of Wildlife Resources, Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, China. Mitochondrial DNA sequences can be used to estimate phylogenetic relationships among animal taxa and for molecular phylogenetic evolution by: 8.

Jul 01,  · Sequences of mitochondrial genes 12S and 16S rRNA ( bp) and the region of the nuclear betaspectrin gene ( bp) were analyzed in members of the family Cervidae and in some other artiodactyls. Several molecular synapomorphies characteristic both of Cervidae and musk deer have been found.

According to our data, Cervidae is a sister clade to Bovidae, which are very close to Cited by: Cervidae (deer; infra-order Pecora, superfamily Cervoidea) A family of browsing or grazing animals, which appeared in Eurasia in Miocene and early Pliocene times and had radiated widely by the end of the of the later Pleistocene representatives (e.g.

Megaceros giganteus, the Irish elk), were giant types, much larger than the surviving forms. The evolutionary history of the Cervidae with special reference to the South American radiation.

Pages in Biology and Management of the Cervidae. Wemmer, ed. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C. Eisenberg, J. The contemporary Cervidae of Central and South America.

Aug 20,  · The deer of all lands: a history of the family Cervidae, living and extinct by Lydekker, Richard, Publication date Usage Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike Topics Deer, Fossil, Deer Publisher This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.


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