Theoretical Morphology of the Coiled Shell

Science  12 Mar 1965:
Vol. 147, Issue 3663, pp. 1294-1295
DOI: 10.1126/science.147.3663.1294


In studying the functional significance of the coiled shell, it is important to be able to analyze the types that do not occur in nature as well as those represented by actual species. Both digital and analog computers are useful in constructing accurate pictures of the types that do not occur.