TITLE

Evolutionary speed limits inferred from the fossil record

AUTHOR(S)
Kirchner, James W.
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Nature;1/3/2002, Vol. 415 Issue 6867, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the dynamics of extinction and biological diversification across different timescales. Fluctuation of fossil extinction and origination rates; Description of the biodiversity consequences; Use of spectral analysis in testing the effect of diversification rates on the extinction rates.
ACCESSION #
6108880

 

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