Evolutionary Biology With Practicals by Prof. S. S. Patole, Mr. Hasim Shaikh, Dr. Yuvraj M. Bhosale
We feel great pleasure in bringing out this book. The book has been written according to revised syllabus of Kavayatri Bahinabai chaudhari North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon for S.Y.B.Sc., ZOO - 402 : Evolutionary Biology which is implemented form June 2019.
Each topic has been written in a very simple and lucid language to enable the students to understand the subject thoroughly. There are many figures with description. The questions in the exercises have been complied taking into consideration the academic background of students. We hope that the text will be equally appreciated by the students and the teachers.
Audience of the Book :
This book Useful for B.Sc. Student.
Table of Content:
Unit 1 : History of Life
Unit 2 : Introduction to Evolutionary Theories
Unit 3 : Direct Evidences of Evolution
Unit 4 : Processes of Evolutionary Change
Unit 5 : Species Concept
Unit 6 : Macro-Evolution
Unit 7 : Extinction
Practicals on Evolutionary Biology
4. Study of fossil evidences from plaster cast models and pictures.
5. Study of homology and analogy from suitable specimens/ pictures.
6. Study of picture / Charts with reference to :
a) Phylogeny of horse with diagrams/ cut outs of limbs,
b) and teeth of horse ancestors.