Lab Tutorial 1 - History of Evolutionary Thought John Ray...

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History of Evolutionary Thought John Ray English Naturalist who laid the foundations of grouping plants and animals for Linnaeus. He is considered 1 of 4 scientists who contributed to the evolutionary story by the end of the 17 th century. Edward Tyson Considered one of the first primatologists for his work with the comparative anatomy of a young chimpanzee. Laid foundation for investigating relationships of humans and primates. He is considered 1 of 4 scientists who contributed to the evolutionary story by the end of the 17 th century. Robert Hooke Believed that fossils represented extinct organisms and proposed that extinctions happened because the earth was changing. He is considered 1 of 4 scientists who contributed to the evolutionary story by the end of the 17 th century. Nicolas Steno Founded stratigraphy , proposed stratus of the earth was a timeline of earth’s history. He is considered 1 of 4 scientists who contributed to the evolutionary story by the end of the 17 th century. Carolus Linnaeus
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course BIO A 201 taught by Professor Neill during the Spring '08 term at University of Washington.

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