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By Shuhai Xiao, Alan J. Kaufman

ISBN-10: 1402052014

ISBN-13: 9781402052019

This quantity provides a pattern of perspectives and visions between the various starting to be numbers of Neoproterozoic staff. It incorporates a set of multidisciplinary experiences at the Neoproterozoic fossil list, evolutionary developmental biology of animals, and molecular clock estimates of phylogenetic divergences. those subject matters are of continuous curiosity to geoscientists and bioscientists who're intrigued by way of the deep background of the Earth and its population.

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