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The Inner Bird

Anatomy and Evolution

by Gary W. Kaiser

  • 42 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by University of British Columbia Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Birds (ornithology),
  • Evolution,
  • Life Sciences - Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - Ornithology,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8080875M
    ISBN 100774813431
    ISBN 109780774813433

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Birds are among the most successful vertebrates on Earth. An important part of our natural environment and deeply embedded in our culture, birds are studied by more professional ornithologists and enjoyed by The Inner Bird book.

The Inner Bird: Anatomy and Evolution, by Gary Kaiser, not only covers all we know (surprisingly little) and don’t know about avian anatomy and evolution—at the end it provides amazing examples from Kaiser’s own lifelong field studies of the pelagic birds of the Pacific Northwest, some of which nest miles inland high in rainforest trees, fly out to sea at night at about 90 miles per hour, dive.

The Inner Bird introduces readers to the avian skeleton,then moves beyond anatomy to discuss the relationships between birdsand dinosaurs and other early ancestors.

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The Inner Bird introduces readers to the avian skeleton, then moves beyond anatomy to discuss the relationships between birds and dinosaurs and.

The Inner Bird introduces readers to the avian skeleton, then moves beyond anatomy to discuss the relationships between birds and dinosaurs and other early ancestors. Gary Kaiser examines the challenges scientists face in understanding avian evolution - even recent advances in biomolecular genetics have failed to provide a clear evolutionary story.

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It, and its author, deserves great accolade. The inner bird: anatomy and evolution / Gary W. Kaiser. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Birds – Anatomy. Birds – Evolution. Title. QLK24 ’18 C UBC Press gratefully acknowledges the financial support for our publishing program of the Government of Canada.

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