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Davidson, Thomas, 1817-1885.
Monograph of the British fossil Brachiopoda.
London, Printed for the Palæontographical society, 1851-86
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas Davidson; Richard Owen; William Benjamin Carpenter; Roderick Impey Murchison, Sir; William Herbert Dalton
|Notes:||Vols. 1-3 have title: British fossil Brachiopoda.
Each plate preceded by leaf with descriptive letterpress.
Added t.p.: The Palæontographical society.
Issued in parts, each with special t.p.
|Description:||6 volumes illustrations, plates 28 cm.|
|Contents:||v. 1. Tertiary, Cretaceous, Oolitic, and Liasic species. With a general Introduction: I. On the anatomy of the Terebratula. By [R.] Owen. II. On the intimate structure of the shells of Brachiopoda. By W.B. Carpenter. III. On the classification of the Brachiopoda. By T. Davidson. 1851-55.--v. 2. Permian and Carboniferous species. 1858-63.--v. 3. Devonian and Silurian species. [With observations on the classification of the Silurian rocks: by R.I. Murchison] 1864-71.--v. 4. Tertiary, Cretaceous, Jurassic, Permian, and Carboniferous supplements; and Devonian and Silurian Brachiopoda that occur in the Triassic pebble bed of Budleigh Salterton in Devonshire. 1874-82.--v. 5. Silurian and Devonian supplements. General summary, with catalogue and index of the British species. 1882-84.--v. 6. Bibliography of the Brachiopoda, by T. Davidson and W.H. Dalton. 1886.|
|Series Title:||Palaeontographical Society monographs.|