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Origins of Insects and of Powered Flight

Lecture no. 8 from the course: Major Transitions in Evolution

Origins of Insects and of Powered Flight

Taught by Professor Anthony Martin and 1 others | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Travel to the Devonian period, roughly 400 million years ago, and look at the early evolution of insects and insect flight. This major transition gave rise to what are today the most diverse and evolutionarily successful group of animals.


July 24, 2016