Lecture 7 - Arthropoda

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Harriet will be presenting the following paper (attached below):

Hoch, J.M. (2008) Variation in penis morphology and mating ability in the acorn barnacle, Semibalanus balanoides. JEMBE 359: 126-130.

Other readings from primary literature:

And the insects derived from...

Regier, et al. (2010) Arthropod relationships revealed by phylogenomic analysis of nuclear protein-coding sequences. Nature doi:10.1038/nature08742

Note: there is an excellent summary of this latest analysis of arthropod phylogeny at: http://www.biology.ualberta.ca/courses.hp/zool250/clades/clade10a-ArthropodaMolec.htm

Relating back to our field trip to South Cape Beach:

Forward, R.B., et al. (2005) The tidal rhythm in activity of the mole crab Emerita talpoida. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 85: 895-901.