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The Resource Plants invade the land : evolutionary and environmental perspectives, editors, Patricia G. Gensel, Dianne Edwards

Plants invade the land : evolutionary and environmental perspectives, editors, Patricia G. Gensel, Dianne Edwards

Label
Plants invade the land : evolutionary and environmental perspectives
Title
Plants invade the land
Title remainder
evolutionary and environmental perspectives
Statement of responsibility
editors, Patricia G. Gensel, Dianne Edwards
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What do we now know about the origins of plants on land, from an evolutionary and an environmental perspective? The essays in this collection present a synthesis of our present state of knowledge, integrating current information in paleobotany with physical, chemical, and geological data
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
561
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
QE905
LC item number
.P55 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1996)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gensel, Patricia G.
  • Edwards, D.
  • International Organization of Paleobotany
Series statement
Critical moments and perspectives in earth history and paleobiology series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paleobotany
  • Plants
  • SCIENCE
  • Paleobotany
  • Plants
  • Fossile Pflanzen
  • Evolutionsbiologie
  • Paläozoikum
  • Entwicklung
  • Paläobotanik
  • Ausbreitung
Label
Plants invade the land : evolutionary and environmental perspectives, editors, Patricia G. Gensel, Dianne Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on a symposium held during the Fifth International Organization of Paleobotany Conference in 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Embryophites on land / Dianne Edwards and Charles Wellman -- Rustling in the undergrowth / William A. Shear and Paul A. Selden -- New data on Nothia apylla Lyon 1964 ex el-Saadawy et Lacey 1979, a poorly known plant from the lower Devonian Rhine Chert / Hans Kerp, Hagen Hass, and Volker Mosbrugger -- Morphology of above-and below-ground structures in early Devonian (Pragian-Emsian) plants / Patricia L. Gensel, Michele E. Kotyk, and James F. Basinger -- The pongchong floral assemblages of southeastern Yunnan. China: diversity and disparity in early Devonian plant assemblages / Hao Shou-Gang and Patricia G. Gensel -- The middle Devonian flora revisited / Christopher M. Berry and Muriel Fairon-Demaret -- The origin, morphology, and ecophysiology of early empbryophytes: neontological and paleontological perspectives / Linda E. Graham and Jane Gray -- Biological roles for phenolic compounds in the evolution of early land plants / Gillian A. Cooper-Driver -- The effect of the rise of land plants on atmospheric CO2 during the Paleozoic / Robert A. Berner -- Early terrestrial plant environments: an example from the Emsian of Gaspé, Canada / C.L. Hotton [and others] -- Effects of the middle to late Devonian spread of vascular land plants on weathering regimes, marine biotas, and global climate / Thomas J. Algeo, Stephen E. Scheckler, and J. Barry Maynard -- Diversification of Siluro-Devonian plant traces in Paleosols and influence on estimates paleoatmospheric CO2 levels / Steven G. Driese and Claudia I. Mora
Control code
51533744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231504966
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/gens11160
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2724pj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51533744
Label
Plants invade the land : evolutionary and environmental perspectives, editors, Patricia G. Gensel, Dianne Edwards
Publication
Note
Based on a symposium held during the Fifth International Organization of Paleobotany Conference in 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Embryophites on land / Dianne Edwards and Charles Wellman -- Rustling in the undergrowth / William A. Shear and Paul A. Selden -- New data on Nothia apylla Lyon 1964 ex el-Saadawy et Lacey 1979, a poorly known plant from the lower Devonian Rhine Chert / Hans Kerp, Hagen Hass, and Volker Mosbrugger -- Morphology of above-and below-ground structures in early Devonian (Pragian-Emsian) plants / Patricia L. Gensel, Michele E. Kotyk, and James F. Basinger -- The pongchong floral assemblages of southeastern Yunnan. China: diversity and disparity in early Devonian plant assemblages / Hao Shou-Gang and Patricia G. Gensel -- The middle Devonian flora revisited / Christopher M. Berry and Muriel Fairon-Demaret -- The origin, morphology, and ecophysiology of early empbryophytes: neontological and paleontological perspectives / Linda E. Graham and Jane Gray -- Biological roles for phenolic compounds in the evolution of early land plants / Gillian A. Cooper-Driver -- The effect of the rise of land plants on atmospheric CO2 during the Paleozoic / Robert A. Berner -- Early terrestrial plant environments: an example from the Emsian of Gaspé, Canada / C.L. Hotton [and others] -- Effects of the middle to late Devonian spread of vascular land plants on weathering regimes, marine biotas, and global climate / Thomas J. Algeo, Stephen E. Scheckler, and J. Barry Maynard -- Diversification of Siluro-Devonian plant traces in Paleosols and influence on estimates paleoatmospheric CO2 levels / Steven G. Driese and Claudia I. Mora
Control code
51533744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231504966
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.7312/gens11160
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2724pj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51533744

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