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Unformatted text preview: vi. Hawaiian honey Creepers: killed off by imported Brazilian Cardinals vii. Bonin Night Heron, Laughing Owl, Small parrots, Cuban Red Macaw, Guadeloupe Amazon, starlings (mimic birds), song birds, Rodriguez Greater Tortoise viii. 25,000 species of beetles (and twice as many species of parasitoid wasps) II. Alfred Russell Wallace? III. David Raup a. “Extinction” bad luck or bad genes? b. Definition of species: a species is a species if a competent taxonomist says it is c. Species: Group of individual organisms that share a common pool of genetic material (genome)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2008 for the course BIOEE 2070 taught by Professor Provine,w. during the Fall '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).
- Fall '07