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The Resource A Cold look at the warm-blooded dinosaurs, edited by Roger D. K. Thomas and Everett C. Olson

A Cold look at the warm-blooded dinosaurs, edited by Roger D. K. Thomas and Everett C. Olson

Label
A Cold look at the warm-blooded dinosaurs
Title
A Cold look at the warm-blooded dinosaurs
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roger D. K. Thomas and Everett C. Olson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1910-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomas, Roger D. K
  • Olson, Everett C.
Series statement
AAAS selected symposium
Series volume
28
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinosaurs
  • Body temperature
  • Body Temperature Regulation
  • Dinosaurs
Label
A Cold look at the warm-blooded dinosaurs, edited by Roger D. K. Thomas and Everett C. Olson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Based on a symposium held at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting, Feb. 12-17, 1978, and sponsored by the Paleontological Society and AAAS Section E (Geology and Geography) and AAAS Section G (Biological Sciences)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The evidence for endothermy in dinosaurs / John H. Ostrom -- Predator/prey biomass ratios, community food webs and dinosaur physiology / James O. Farlow -- Dinosaur metabolism and predator/prey ratios in the fossil record / Pierre Beland and D.A. Russell -- Tissue structures of dinosaur bone: functional significance and possible relation to dinosaur physiology / Armand J. de Ricqles -- Physiological and behavioral thermoregulation in living reptiles / Neil Greenberg -- The revolution in thermal physiology: implications for dinosaurs / Philip J. Regal and Carl Gans -- The parietal-pineal complex among paleovertebrates: evidence for temperature regulation / Jan J. Roth and E. Carol Roth -- Constraints of body size and environment on the temperature regulation of dinosaurs / James R. Spotila -- Application of size-metabolism allometry to therapsids and dinosaurs / M.E. Baur and Randall R. Friedl -- Relative brain size in dinosaurs: implications for dinosaurian endothermy / James A. Hopson -- An alternative to dinosaur endothermy: the happy wanderers / Nicholas Hotton III -- Dinosaur heresy- dinosaur renaissance: why we need endothermic archosaurs for a comprehensive theory of bioenergetic evolution / Robert t. Bakker
Control code
5831389
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 514 pages
Isbn
9780891584643
Lccn
79028160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)149688
Label
A Cold look at the warm-blooded dinosaurs, edited by Roger D. K. Thomas and Everett C. Olson
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Based on a symposium held at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting, Feb. 12-17, 1978, and sponsored by the Paleontological Society and AAAS Section E (Geology and Geography) and AAAS Section G (Biological Sciences)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The evidence for endothermy in dinosaurs / John H. Ostrom -- Predator/prey biomass ratios, community food webs and dinosaur physiology / James O. Farlow -- Dinosaur metabolism and predator/prey ratios in the fossil record / Pierre Beland and D.A. Russell -- Tissue structures of dinosaur bone: functional significance and possible relation to dinosaur physiology / Armand J. de Ricqles -- Physiological and behavioral thermoregulation in living reptiles / Neil Greenberg -- The revolution in thermal physiology: implications for dinosaurs / Philip J. Regal and Carl Gans -- The parietal-pineal complex among paleovertebrates: evidence for temperature regulation / Jan J. Roth and E. Carol Roth -- Constraints of body size and environment on the temperature regulation of dinosaurs / James R. Spotila -- Application of size-metabolism allometry to therapsids and dinosaurs / M.E. Baur and Randall R. Friedl -- Relative brain size in dinosaurs: implications for dinosaurian endothermy / James A. Hopson -- An alternative to dinosaur endothermy: the happy wanderers / Nicholas Hotton III -- Dinosaur heresy- dinosaur renaissance: why we need endothermic archosaurs for a comprehensive theory of bioenergetic evolution / Robert t. Bakker
Control code
5831389
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 514 pages
Isbn
9780891584643
Lccn
79028160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)149688

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