Darwin Day 2014 Virtual Issue

Darwin Day 2014 Virtual Issue

Darwin Day is a celebration to commemorate the anniversary of the birth of Charles Darwin on 12 February 1809. The day is used to highlight Darwin's contribution to science and to promote science in general.

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*Free access ends 28th February 2014 

Biological Journal of the Linnean Society
A further look at the 1858 Wallace “Darwin mail delivery question
Charles H. Smith
1 July 1858: what Wallace knew; what Lyell thought he knew; what both he and Hooker took on trust; and what Charles Darwin never told them
Roy Davies

Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society
Phylogenetic relationships and distribution of New World Melastomeae (Melastomataceae)
Fabián A. Michelangeli et al
A spectacular new species of Nepenthes L. (Nepenthaceae) pitcher plant from central Palawan, Philippines
Alastair S. Robinson

Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society
The phylogenetic significance of colour patterns in marine teleost larvae
Carole C. Baldwin
Osteology of the Late Jurassic Portuguese sauropod dinosaur Lusotitan atalaiensis (Macronaria) and the evolutionary history of basal titanosauriforms  
Philip D. Mannion

The origin of specificity by means of natural selection: evolved and nonhost resistance in host-pathogen interactions
Janis Antonovics
The importance of mosquito behavioural adaptations to malaria control in africa
Michelle L. Gatton

Evolutionary Applications
Structural dynamics flexibility informs function and evolution at a proteome scale  
Zeynep Nevin Gerek
Applying ecological and evolutionary theory to cancer: a long and winding road  
Frédéric Thomas

Journal of Evolutionary Biology
Hybridization and speciation
R. Abbott
Natural selection. VII. History and interpretation of kin selection theory  
S. A. Frank

Biological Reviews
The role of biotic interactions in shaping distributions and realised assemblages of species: implications for species distribution modelling
Mary Susanne Wisz
 The effects of natural variation in background radioactivity on humans, animals and other organisms  
Anders P. Møller and Timothy A. Mousseau

Are homology and synapomorphy the same or different?  
Leandro C. S. Assis
 A phylogenetic analysis of the megadiverse Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera)  
John M. Heraty

Evolution and Development
The origins of multicellular organisms  
Karl J. Niklas and Stuart A. Newman
Evolution and development of the tetrapod auditory system: an organ of Corti-centric perspective
Bernd Fritzsch

Evolutionary Anthropology
Pandora's growing box: Inferring the evolution and development of hominin brains from endocasts  
Christoph Peter Eduard Zollikofer and Marcia Silvia Ponce De León
What makes us human? Answers from evolutionary anthropology  
James M. Calcagno and Agustín Fuentes

Journal of Systematics Evolution
Horizontal gene transfer in the evolution of photosynthetic eukaryotes  
Jinling Huang and Jipei Yue
 Phylogenetic beta diversity in tropical forests: Implications for the roles of geographical and environmental distance  
Jin-Long Zhang

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