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The Origin of Birds and the Evolution of Flight

Series: Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences Series Volume: 8

Edited By: K Padian

98 pages, B/w photos, illus

California Academy of Sciences

Paperback | Dec 1986 | #22725 | ISBN: 0940228149
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Topics include: Saurischian monophyly and the origin of birds; the arboreal origin of avian flight; the cursorial origin of avian flight; mechanical constraints on the evolution of flight.


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