Campbell and Reese, "Biology" (8th edition): Errata
female homozygote should be
in the powerpoint.
"Clone the fragments in plasmid or phage vectors." Most of the cloning in the Human Genome Project was probably done by PCR.
"These different vegetables have all been selected from one species of wild mustard." This porobably refers to wild cabbage,
This figure is misleading. The Permian extinction rate should be largest. A snake is not a good representative of a "tetrapod" - 4 legs?
The caption says this clock represents 4.5 billion years, actually the scale is to 5 billion years.
This figure is missing some important parts: ovule, megasporocyte, pollen tube.
This figure does not show microspores.
This suggests Planarians are acoelomates, but
assigns them to Platyhelminthes, not Acela (the acoelomates). Chapter 33 also describes them as Platyhelminthes.
Neural tube is not explained.
This is a tobacco hornworm, not a tomato hornworm. The leaf is also probably tobacco, not tomato.
Errata from the 7th
Dec 17, 2010