The geometric meaning of macroevolution

Lee, Michael S. Y. and Doughty, P. (2003) The geometric meaning of macroevolution. Trends In Ecology & Evolution, 18 6: 263-266. doi:10.1016/S0169-5347(03)00103-4


Author Lee, Michael S. Y.
Doughty, P.
Title The geometric meaning of macroevolution
Journal name Trends In Ecology & Evolution   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0169-5347
Publication date 2003
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/S0169-5347(03)00103-4
Volume 18
Issue 6
Start page 263
End page 266
Total pages 4
Place of publication London, England
Publisher Elsevier Science London
Collection year 2003
Language eng
Subject C1
780105 Biological sciences
270700 Ecology and Evolution
0603 Evolutionary Biology
Abstract Although the concept of bet-hedging has been useful in microevolutionary studies for over 25 years, a recent paper by Andrew Simons suggests that it is also applicable to macroevolutionary events, with the same fundamental process of selection working at all temporal scales.
Keyword Ecology
Evolutionary Biology
Genetics & Heredity
Mass Extinctions
Diversity
Biology
Model
Q-Index Code C1

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collections: 2004 Higher Education Research Data Collection
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