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Padian, Kevin

Works: 11 works in 46 publications in 2 languages and 3,122 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QE862.D5, 567.903
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Most widely held works by Kevin Padian
Encyclopedia of dinosaurs by Philip J Currie ( Book )
12 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entries cover such topics as dinosaur parental care, diet, color, and size and scaling, as well as information on specific digs
The Beginning of the age of dinosaurs : faunal change across the Triassic-Jurassic boundary by Neb.) Society of vertebrate paleontology (Lincoln ( Book )
11 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bone histology of fossil tetrapods advancing methods, analysis, and interpretation by Kevin Padian ( )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an essential primer and manual for using fossil bone histology to investigate the biology of extinct tetrapods. Twelve experts summarise advances in the field over the past three decades, reviewing fundamental basics of bone micro-anatomy and physiology. Research specimen selection, thin-section preparation, and data analysis are addressed in detail. The authors also outline methods and issues in bone growth rate calculation and chronological age determination, as well as examining broader questions of behaviour, ecology, and evolution by studying the microstructure of bone
The Age of dinosaurs ( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The early Jurassic pterosaur Dorygnathus bathensis (Teodori, 1830) ; and, The early Jurassic pterosaur Campylognathoides, Strand, 1928 by Kevin Padian ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction à l'évolution ce merveilleux bricolage by Carl Zimmer ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Osteology and functional morphology of Dimorphodon macronyx (Buckland) (Pterosauria: Rhamphorhynchoidea) based on new material in the Yale Peabody Museum by Kevin Padian ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopedia of dinosaurs ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dinosaurs and other Mesozoic reptiles of California by Richard P Hilton ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of the most geologically complex and diverse states, California spent much of the age of dinosaurs under water. While most of the fossils found in the state are those of reptiles that lived in the sea (thalattosaurs, ichthyosaurs, mosasaurs, plesiosaurs, and turtles), some are those of birds and pterosaurs that soared above it. Other fossils come from terrestrial animals that died and were washed into the ocean. These include turtles, crocodiles, lizards, and dinosaurs such as armored ankylosaurs, duck-billed hadrosaurs, and a variety of carnivorous dinosaurs. Richard Hilton is the first t
Les Dinosaures d'Europe = European dinosaurs : thematic issue ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopædia of dinosaurs ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This book is the most authoritative encyclopedia ever prepared on dinosaurs and dinosaur science. In addition to entries on specific animals such as Tyrannosaurus and Velociraptor, the Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs covers reproduction, behavior, physiology, and extinction. The book is generously illustrated with many detailed drawings and photographs, and includes color pictures and illustrations that feature interpretations of the best known and most important animals. All alphabetical entries are cross-referenced internally, as well as at the end of each entry. The Encyclopedia includes up-to-date references that encourage the reader to investigate personal interests
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