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© 1991

The biology of Latimeria chalumnae and evolution of coelacanths

  • Editors
  • John A. Musick
  • Michael N. Bruton
  • Eugene K. Balon

Part of the Developments in environmental biology of fishes book series (DEBF, volume 12)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-8
  2. Prelude: the mystery of a persistent life form

  3. Introduction: the recent chronology and contributions

    1. J. A. Musick, M. N. Bruton, E. K. Balon
      Pages 15-20
  4. Systematics and evolution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 21-22
    2. Richard Cloutier, Peter L. Forey
      Pages 59-74
    3. Peter L. Forey
      Pages 75-98
    4. David W. Stock, Kirk D. Moberg, Linda R. Maxson, Gregory S. Whitt
      Pages 99-118
    5. Thomas V. Waehneldt, Joachim Malotka, Gunnar Jeserich, Jean-Marie Matthieu
      Pages 131-143
  5. Morphology and physiology

  6. Reproduction, feeding and parasites

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Keywords

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Reviews

...this book may well rank as the most important contribution to coelacanth biology ever published.
Copeia
' By delivering this message as its bottom line, this book may well rank as the most important contribution to coelacanth biology ever published. ' Copeia 3 1992