Origin and Evolution of the Turtle Body Plan

  title={Origin and Evolution of the Turtle Body Plan},
  author={Tyler R. Lyson and Gabriel S Bever},
  journal={Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics},
  • T. Lyson, G. S. Bever
  • Published 2 November 2020
  • Biology
  • Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics
The origin of turtles and their uniquely shelled body plan is one of the longest standing problems in vertebrate biology. The unfulfilled need for a hypothesis that both explains the derived nature... 
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