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- Dzerzhinskii, F. Ya.
- Biology bulletin of the Russian Academy of Sciences 2010 v.37 no.2 pp. 155-163
- animal adaptation; animal morphology; biomechanics; ears; energy; evolution; jaws
- ... The problem of recognition of phyletic adaptations as an important area of evolutionary interpretation and synthesis of data on morphology and ecology is discussed. The disadvantages and limitations of the traditional approach, the so-called “adaptationist program,” and means of overcoming them are analyzed, as are additional possibilities provided by biomechanical analysis of parts of the musculo ...