Xenarthra

Known as: Edentata 
An order of New World mammals characterized by the absence of incisors and canines from among their teeth, and comprising the ARMADILLOS, the SLOTHS… (More)
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2013
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2013
To discover interordinal relationships of living and fossil placental mammals and the time of origin of placentals relative to… (More)
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2012
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2012
The fossil record suggests a rapid radiation of placental mammals following the Cretaceous-Paleogene (K-Pg) mass extinction 65… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The ongoing generation of prodigious amounts of genomic sequence data from myriad vertebrates is providing unparalleled… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The phylogenetic positions of the 4 clades, Euarchontoglires, Laurasiatheria, Afrotheria, and Xenarthra, have been major issues… (More)
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2007
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2007
The phylogeny of placental mammals is a critical framework for choosing future genome sequencing targets and for resolving the… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
This study is undertaken in order to evaluate specific hypotheses of relationship among extant and extinct sloths (Mammalia… (More)
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2004
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2004
Flower development in angiosperms is regulated by the family of MADS-box transcription factors. MADS-box genes have also been… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The precise hierarchy of ancient divergence events that led to the present assemblage of modern placental mammals has been an… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Higher level relationships among placental mammals, as well as the historical biogeography and morphological diversification of… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
No single equation adequately describes the allometric relation between body mass and BMR for mammals. Least squares regression… (More)
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