Ontogenetic and phylogenetic transformations of the ear ossicles in marsupial mammals

This study is based on the examination of histological sections of specimens of different ages and of adult ossicles from macerated skulls representing a wide range of taxa and aims at addressing several issues concerning the evolution of the ear ossicles

Author M. R. Sanchez-Villagra, S. Gemballa, S. Nummela, K. K. Smith and W. Maier
Year 2002
Secondary title Journal of Morphology
Volume 251
Number 3
Pages 219-238