Niles Eldredge Quote

The persistent pattern of no change within samples, coupled with the abrupt appearance of new species — organisms marked with anatomical innovations — had to be telling us something about the way the evolutionary process works.


Reinventing Darwin: The Great Debate at the High Table of Evolutionary Theory (p. 97), John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1995

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The persistent pattern of no change within samples, coupled with the abrupt appearance of new species — organisms marked with anatomical...

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The persistent pattern of no change within samples, coupled with the abrupt appearance of new species — organisms marked with anatomical...

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The persistent pattern of no change within samples, coupled with the abrupt appearance of new species — organisms marked with anatomical...

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The persistent pattern of no change within samples, coupled with the abrupt appearance of new species — organisms marked with anatomical...