Sumptuous Survey of Hexapod History

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Science  05 Aug 2005:
Vol. 309, Issue 5736, pp. 880-881
DOI: 10.1126/science.1115258

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Evolution of the Insects. By David Grimaldi and Michael S. Engel. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2005. 771 pp. $75, £45. ISBN 0-521-82149-5.

In a profusely illustrated account that synthesizes data from fossil and extant taxa, the authors cover the evolution and relationships of each hexapod order.