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Vertebrate palaeontology

Author: M J Benton
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Science, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Presents the history of the evolution of vertebrates. This work highlights discoveries including dinosaurs and Mesozoic birds from China. It features a chapter on how to study fossil vertebrates. It  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M J Benton
ISBN: 0632056371 9780632056378
OCLC Number: 53970617
Description: xi, 455 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Vertebrate origin --
How to study fossil vertebrates --
Early palaeozoic fishes --
The early tetrapods and amphibians --
The evolution of early amniotes --
Tetrapods of the triassic --
The evolution of fishes after the devonian --
The age of dinosaurs --
The birds --
The mammals --
Human evolution.
Responsibility: Michael J. Benton.
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"This book is a 'must' for a biology or geology student and researcher concerned by palaeontology. It perfectly succeeds in showing how palaeobiological information is obtained." (Zentrallblatt fur Read more...

 
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