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The Resource The dawn of the deed : the prehistoric origins of sex, John A. Long

The dawn of the deed : the prehistoric origins of sex, John A. Long

Label
The dawn of the deed : the prehistoric origins of sex
Title
The dawn of the deed
Title remainder
the prehistoric origins of sex
Statement of responsibility
John A. Long
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Long, John A.
Dewey number
573.6/374
Index
index present
LC call number
QH481
LC item number
.L66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Sexual behavior in animals
  • Sexual instinct
  • Sexual selection in animals
Label
The dawn of the deed : the prehistoric origins of sex, John A. Long
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published under the title: Hung like an Argentine Duck: a journey back in time to the origins of sexual intimacy
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Sex, death and evolution -- The machismo of the Argentine Duck -- The mother of all fossils -- The ptyctodontid kind of congress -- Announcing fossil sex to the queen -- Paleozoic paternity problems -- Finding the daddy fish -- Down and dirty in the Devonian -- At the dawn of archaic sex -- Sex and the single ostracod -- Sex on the beach -- Dinosaur sex and other earthshaking discoveries -- We ain't nothing but mammals -- Sperm wars: what fossils can't tell us -- From clasper to penis: We've come a long way, baby -- Epilogue: The greatest mystery of biology
Control code
ocn779530020
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780226492544
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2012007439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226492544
  • (OCoLC)779530020
Label
The dawn of the deed : the prehistoric origins of sex, John A. Long
Publication
Note
Originally published under the title: Hung like an Argentine Duck: a journey back in time to the origins of sexual intimacy
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Sex, death and evolution -- The machismo of the Argentine Duck -- The mother of all fossils -- The ptyctodontid kind of congress -- Announcing fossil sex to the queen -- Paleozoic paternity problems -- Finding the daddy fish -- Down and dirty in the Devonian -- At the dawn of archaic sex -- Sex and the single ostracod -- Sex on the beach -- Dinosaur sex and other earthshaking discoveries -- We ain't nothing but mammals -- Sperm wars: what fossils can't tell us -- From clasper to penis: We've come a long way, baby -- Epilogue: The greatest mystery of biology
Control code
ocn779530020
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9780226492544
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2012007439
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780226492544
  • (OCoLC)779530020

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