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Mammalian Diversification: From Chromosomes to Phylogeography

Eileen Lacey


This book combines a series of research papers with more informal recollections of James L. Patton, who served as Curator of Mammals in the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology and as Professor of Integrative Biology at the University of California, Berkeley, from 1969 until 2001. As a curator and a member of the Berkeley faculty, Patton made an indelible mark on vertebrate evolutionary biology. In addition to significantly advancing studies of mammalian evolutionary genetics, systematics, and phylogeography, he was instrumental in shaping the careers of vertebrate biologists throughout the Americas. ... More

Keywords: James L. Patton, Curator of Mammals, Berkeley faculty, vertebrate evolutionary biology, mammalian evolutionary genetics, systematics, phylogeography, vertebrate biologists, Americas, evolutionary biologist

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Print publication date: 2006 Print ISBN-13: 9780520098534
Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1525/california/9780520098534.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Eileen Lacey, editor

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