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The Resource Terrestrial conservation Lagerstätten : windows into the evolution of life on land, edited by Nicholas C. Fraser and Hans-Dieter Sues

Terrestrial conservation Lagerstätten : windows into the evolution of life on land, edited by Nicholas C. Fraser and Hans-Dieter Sues

Label
Terrestrial conservation Lagerstätten : windows into the evolution of life on land
Title
Terrestrial conservation Lagerstätten
Title remainder
windows into the evolution of life on land
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nicholas C. Fraser and Hans-Dieter Sues
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of papers reviewing selected conservation Lagerstätten for terrestrial animals and plants throughout the Phanerozoic worldwide. The synthesis details recent progress in documenting the biodiversity of such extraordinary fossil deposits and elucidating the geological conditions for and biogeochemical processes behind their formation
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
560
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QE711.3
  • QE721.2.P26
LC item number
  • .T47 2017
  • T47 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fraser, Nicholas C.
  • Sues, Hans-Dieter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paleontological excavations
  • Paleobiogeography
  • Paleoecology
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Paleontology
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Paleobiogeography
  • Paleoecology
  • Paleontological excavations
  • Paleontology
Label
Terrestrial conservation Lagerstätten : windows into the evolution of life on land, edited by Nicholas C. Fraser and Hans-Dieter Sues
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
1. The Rhynie and Windyfield cherts, early Devonian, Rhynie, Scotland / Nigel H. Trewin and Hans Kerp -- 2. The East Kirkton Lagerstätte : a window onto early Carboniferous land ecosystems / Jennifer A. Clack -- 3. Triassic life in an inland lake basin of the warm-temperature biome : the Madygen Lagerstätte (southwest Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia) / Sebastian Voigt, Michael Buchwitz, Jan Fischer, Ilja Kogan, Philippe Moisan, Jörg W. Schneider, Frederik Spindler, Andreas Brosig, Marvin Preusse, Frank Scholze and Ulf Linnemann -- 4. The Solite Quarry -- a window into life by a late Triassic lake margin / Nicholas C. Fraser, David A. Grimaldi, Brian J. Axsmith, Andrew B. Heckert, Cynthia Liutkus-Pierce, Dena Smith, Alton C. Dooley Jr. -- 5. The Yanliao Biota : a trove of exceptionally preserved middle-late Jurassic terrestrial life forms / Xing Xu, Zhonghe Zhou, Corwin Sullivan, and Yuan Wang -- 6. The Jehol Biota : an exceptional window into early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems / Zhonghe Zhou, Yuan Wang, Xing Xu, and Dong Ren -- 7. The Santana Formation / David M. Martill and Paulo M. Brito -- 8. The Messel Pit Fossil Site / Stephen F.K. Schaal -- 9. Extraordinary Lagerstätten in amber, with particular reference to the Cretaceous of Burma / David A. Grimaldi and Andrew J. Ross
Control code
1020068584
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780465838
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1020068584
Label
Terrestrial conservation Lagerstätten : windows into the evolution of life on land, edited by Nicholas C. Fraser and Hans-Dieter Sues
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
1. The Rhynie and Windyfield cherts, early Devonian, Rhynie, Scotland / Nigel H. Trewin and Hans Kerp -- 2. The East Kirkton Lagerstätte : a window onto early Carboniferous land ecosystems / Jennifer A. Clack -- 3. Triassic life in an inland lake basin of the warm-temperature biome : the Madygen Lagerstätte (southwest Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia) / Sebastian Voigt, Michael Buchwitz, Jan Fischer, Ilja Kogan, Philippe Moisan, Jörg W. Schneider, Frederik Spindler, Andreas Brosig, Marvin Preusse, Frank Scholze and Ulf Linnemann -- 4. The Solite Quarry -- a window into life by a late Triassic lake margin / Nicholas C. Fraser, David A. Grimaldi, Brian J. Axsmith, Andrew B. Heckert, Cynthia Liutkus-Pierce, Dena Smith, Alton C. Dooley Jr. -- 5. The Yanliao Biota : a trove of exceptionally preserved middle-late Jurassic terrestrial life forms / Xing Xu, Zhonghe Zhou, Corwin Sullivan, and Yuan Wang -- 6. The Jehol Biota : an exceptional window into early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems / Zhonghe Zhou, Yuan Wang, Xing Xu, and Dong Ren -- 7. The Santana Formation / David M. Martill and Paulo M. Brito -- 8. The Messel Pit Fossil Site / Stephen F.K. Schaal -- 9. Extraordinary Lagerstätten in amber, with particular reference to the Cretaceous of Burma / David A. Grimaldi and Andrew J. Ross
Control code
1020068584
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780465838
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (chiefly color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1020068584

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