Affiliation: Dalhousie University
- Limbs in whales and limblessness in other vertebrates: mechanisms of evolutionary and developmental transformation and lossLars Bejder
Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
Evol Dev 4:445-58. 2002..Selective pressures acting on a wide range of developmental processes and adult traits other than the limbs are likely to have driven the loss of hindlimbs in whales...