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ContentsThe evolution of the animals: introduction to a Linnean tercentenary celebrationMaximilian J Telford and D Timothy J Littlewoodliberamente disponibileThe earliest fossil record of the animals and its significanceGraham E BuddThe Ediacaran emergence of bilaterians: congruence between the genetic and the geological fossil recordsKevin J Peterson, James A Cotton, James G Gehling and Davide PisaniBeyond linear sequence comparisons: the use of

Contents

The evolution of the animals: introduction to a Linnean tercentenary celebration
Maximilian J Telford and D Timothy J Littlewood
liberamente disponibile

The earliest fossil record of the animals and its significance
Graham E Budd

The Ediacaran emergence of bilaterians: congruence between the genetic and the geological fossil records
Kevin J Peterson, James A Cotton, James G Gehling and Davide Pisani

Beyond linear sequence comparisons: the use of genome-level characters for phylogenetic reconstruction
Jeffrey L Boore and Susan I Fuerstenberg

The animal in the genome: comparative genomics and evolution
Richard R Copley

Improvement of molecular phylogenetic inference and the phylogeny of  Bilateria
Nicolas Lartillot and Hervé Philippe

Origins of the other metazoan body plans: the evolution of larval forms
Rudolf A Raff

Back in time: a new systematic proposal for the Bilateria
Jaume Baguñà, Pere Martinez, Jordi Paps and Marta Riutort

Acoel development supports a simple planula-like urbilaterian
Andreas Hejnol and Mark Q Martindale

Problematica old and new
Ronald A Jenner and D Timothy J Littlewood

Assembling the lophotrochozoan (=spiralian) tree of life
Gonzalo Giribet

The evolution of nervous system centralization
Detlev Arendt, Alexandru S Denes, Gáspár Jékely and Kristin Tessmar-Raible

The evolution of the Ecdysozoa
Maximilian J Telford, Sarah J Bourlat, Andrew Economou, Daniel Papillon and Omar Rota-Stabelli

The evolution of developmental gene networks: lessons from comparative studies on holometabolous insects
Andrew D Peel

Conserved developmental processes and the formation of evolutionary novelties: examples from butterfly wings
Suzanne V Saenko, Vernon French, Paul M Brakefield and Patrícia Beldade

Deciphering deuterostome phylogeny: molecular, morphological and palaeontological perspectives
Billie J Swalla and Andrew B Smith

Molecular genetic insights into deuterostome evolution from the direct-developing hemichordate Saccoglossus kowalevskii
Christopher J Lowe

Francesco Santini

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