ERIC Number: EJ370943
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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How the Leopard Gets Its Spots.
Murray, James D.
Scientific American, v258 n3 p80-87 Mar 1988
Discusses a single pattern formation mechanism that could underlie the wide variety of animal coat markings found in nature. Presents the results of a mathematical model for how these patterns may be generated in the course of embryonic development. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Practitioners; Researchers
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