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The variety of life : a survey and a celebration of all the creatures that have ever lived, Colin Tudge

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The variety of life : a survey and a celebration of all the creatures that have ever lived
Title
The variety of life
Title remainder
a survey and a celebration of all the creatures that have ever lived
Statement of responsibility
Colin Tudge
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains how living creatures are classified, and introduces all the principal groups of creatures that are believed to have existed in the history of Earth
Title
The variety of life
Creator
Summary
A guide to to the science and art of classification describes the main animal and plant groups, from the primitive prokaryotes, to homo sapiens, to the 1800 species of plant within the genus Eupatorium
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Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
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Dewey number
578/.01/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
LC call number
QH83
LC item number
.T84 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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a survey and a celebration of all the creatures that have ever lived
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a survey and a celebration of all the creatures that have ever lived
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Colin Tudge
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The variety of life : a survey and a celebration of all the creatures that have ever lived, Colin Tudge
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Includes bibliographical references (pages [629]-644) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The craft and science of classification -- So many goodly creatures -- Classification and the search for order -- The natural order : Darwin's dream and Hennig's solution -- Data -- Clades, grades, and the naming of parts : a plea for neolinnaean impressionism -- A survey of all living creatures -- From two kingdoms to three domains -- The domains of the prokaryotes : bacteria and archaea -- The realm of the nucleus : domain eucarya -- Mushrooms, moulds, and lichens; rusts, smut, and rot : kingdom fungi -- The animals : kingdom animalia -- Anemones, corals, jellyfish, and sea pens : phylum cnidaria -- Clams and cockles, snails and slugs, octopuses and squids : phylum mollusca -- Animals with jointed legs : phylum arthropoda -- Lobsters, crabs, shrimps, barnacles, and many more besides : subphylum crustacea -- The insects : subphylum insecta -- Spiders, scorpions, mites, eurypterids, horseshoe crabs, and sea spiders : subphylum chelicerata and subphylum pycnogonida -- Sea squirts, lancelets, and vertebrates : phylum chordata -- Sharks, rays, and chimaeras : class condrichthyes -- The ray-finned fish : class actinopterych
Control code
20211734
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xii, 684 pages
Isbn
9780198503118
Lccn
99050043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • (IMchF)fol05720934

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