discovery opens up new path in study of marine evolution and biodiversity

Paul Barber in UCLA Newsroom: Discovery opens up new path in study of marine evolution and biodiversity

Two UCLA studies of ocean mollusks shed light on how new species develop. “This is the first time that anyone has seen this, but no one has ever looked,” said UCLA professor of ecology and evolutionary biology Paul Barber, whose lab conducted both studies. “This very well could be the tip of the iceberg.”