The Lesser-Known Protostome Taxa: An Introduction and a Tribute to Robert P. Higgins1

@inproceedings{Garey2002TheLP,
  title={The Lesser-Known Protostome Taxa: An Introduction and a Tribute to Robert P. Higgins1},
  author={James R. Garey},
  booktitle={Integrative and comparative biology},
  year={2002}
}
  • J. Garey
  • Published in
    Integrative and comparative…
    1 July 2002
  • Environmental Science
Abstract Most biologists are familiar only with a few of the approximately 40 extant animal phyla. The purpose of this symposium was to renew interest in the lesser-known invertebrate taxa, encourage their use in research and teaching and to promote the relevance of high-level systematic studies. This paper reviews the two major views of metazoan evolutionary relationships with particular attention to the lesser-known taxa and to some of the new and/or conflicting terminology used in current… 

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