Vicariant Patterns and Historical Explanation in Biogeography

  title={Vicariant Patterns and Historical Explanation in Biogeography},
  author={D. E. Rosen},
  journal={Systematic Biology},
Rosen, D. E. (Department of Ichthyology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, New York 10024) 1978. Vicariant patterns and historical explanation in biogeography. Syst. Zool. 27:159-188.-Geographic coincidence of animal and plant distributions to form recognizable patterns suggests that the separate components of the patterns are historically connected with each other and with geographic history. To seek evidence of these historical connections, cladograms of geographic areas… Expand
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