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Evolution: artificial selection and domestication
Evolution: artificial selection and domestication

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Figure 12
Figures 12a, b, f,: Copyright © Caroline Pond; Figure 12c: Copyright © Gerard Lacz/ FLPA; Figure 12d: Copyright © Mandy Dyson; Figure 12e: Neff, M. W. and Rine, J. (2006) ‘A fetching model organism’, Cell, 124(2) ©
Figures 12a, b, f,: Copyright © Caroline Pond; Figure 12c: Copyright © Gerard Lacz/ FLPA; Figure 12d: Copyright © Mandy Dyson; Figure 12e: Neff, M. W. and Rine, J. (2006) ‘A fetching model organism’, Cell, 124(2)
Figure 12 Phenotypic diversity of some modern breeds of dogs. (a) Foxhound; note the stout head and jaws, large floppy ears, sturdy, well-proportioned body and legs, multicoloured coat and prominent tail. (b) Greyhound; note the narrow jaws and head with relatively large, forward-directed eyes, small floppy ears, long, flexible back, chest much larger than abdomen, long athletic legs with disproportionately long thighs and shoulders, and tail held between the hindlegs (where it is almost invisible). (c) Mastiff. (d) Boston terrier. (e) Ibizan hound. (f) Cocker spaniel

 3.2 Structure and behaviour in modern dog breeds