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One thinks of the trio of strong monarchs during the early 16th century: Henry VIII of England, Francis I of France, and Charles V of Germany, Austria, and Spain. In addition, Suleiman the Magnificent ruled the Ottoman empire and Akbar the Great ruled India. At the end of this epoch, the institution of the national monarchy was dealt a death blow as Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany, Franz Josef of Austria-Hungary, and Czar Nicholas II of Russia were removed from their thrones and replaced by democratic or socialist regimes Evanescence and Form: An Introduction to Japanese Culture. But the branch of the tree of life that readers might find most interesting led to humans.� Humans are in the chordate phylum, and the last common ancestor that founded the Chordata phylum is still a mystery and understandably a source of controversy.� Was our ancestor a fish ?� A sea squirt? [215] � Pet er Ward made the case, as have others for a long time, that it was the sea squirt, also called a tunicate, which in its larval stage resembles a fish.� The nerve cord in most bilaterally symmetric animals runs below the belly, not above it, and a sea squirt that never grew up may have been our direct ancestor.� Adult tunicates are also highly adapted to extracting oxygen from water, even too much so, with only about 10% of today�s available oxygen extracted in tunicate respiration.� It may mean that tunicates adapted to low oxygen conditions early on.� Ward�s respiration hypothesis, which makes the case that adapting to low oxygen conditions was an evolutionary spur for animals, will repeatedly reappear in this essay, as will challenges to that hypothesis .� Ward�s hypothesis may be proven wrong or will not have the key influence that he attributes to it, but it also has plenty going for it.� The idea that fluctuating oxygen levels impacted animal evolution has been gaining support in recent years, particularly in light of recent reconstructions of oxygen levels in the eon of complex life, called GEOCARBSULF and COPSE, which have yielded broadly similar results, but their variances mean that much more work needs to be performed before confidently placing oxygen levels on the geologic timescale can be done, if it ever can be. [216] �Ward�s basic hypotheses is that when oxygen levels are high, ecosystems are diverse and life is an easy proposition; when oxygen levels are low, animals adapted to high oxygen levels go extinct and the survivors are adapted to low oxygen with body plan changes, and their adaptations helped them dominate after the extinctions. [217] � The chart used to support his hypothesis has a pretty wide range of potential error, particularly in the early years, and it also tracked atmospheric carbon dioxide levels.� The challenges to the validity of a model based on data with such a wide range of error are understandable.� But some broad trends are unmistakable, as it is with other models, some of which are generally declining carbon dioxide levels, some huge oxygen spikes, and the generally seesawing relationship between oxygen and carbon dioxide levels, which a geochemist would expect.� The high carbon dioxide level during the Cambrian, of at least 4,000 PPM (the "RCO2" in the below graphic is a ratio of the calculated CO2 levels to today's levels), is what scientists think made the times so hot. [218] � (Permission: Peter Ward, June 2014) As will be explored in this essay, all of the first four major mass extinctions of complex marine life have anoxia as a suspected contributing cause, so oxygen is a major area of interest among extinction specialists.� Whether oxygen levels were also significant contributing causes of evolutionary innovation is another area of interest today.� Again, the energy-generating superiority of aerobic respiration led to food chains.� Even if the first animals did not respire anaerobically, they adapted to aerobic respiration early on and then became dependent on it.� There would be no going back for animals; all except those few adapted to hypoxic and anoxic environments went �all in� with aerobic respiration Heinrich Zimmer.

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