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Title The ecology of the Cambrian radiation / edited by Andrey Yu. Zhuravlev and Robert Riding.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  560.1723 Ec73    ---  Available
Description vi, 525 p. : ill., ; 26 cm.
Series Critical moments in paleobiology and earth history series
Perspectives in paleobiology and earth history series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Paleomagnetically and tectonically based global maps for vendian to mild-ordovician time / Alan G. Smith -- Global facies distributions from late vendian to mid-ordovician / Kirill B. Seslavinsky, Irina D. Maidanskaya -- Did supercontinental amalgamation trigger the "Cambrian Explosion"? / Martin D. Brasier, John F. Lindsay -- Climate change at the neoproterozoic-cambrian transition / Toni T. Eerola -- Australian early and middle cambrian sequence biostratigraphy with implications for species diversity and correlation / David I. Gravestock, John H. Shergold -- Cambrian radiation and the diversification of sedimentary fabrics / Mary L. Droser, Xing Li -- Biotic diversity and structure during the neoproterozoic-ordovician transition / Andrey Yu. Zhuravlev -- Ecology and evolution of cambrian plankton / Nicholas J. Butterfield -- Evolution of shallow-water level-bottom communities / Mikhail B. Burzin, Francoise Debrenne, Andrey Yu. Zhuravlev -- Evolution of the Hardground Community / Sergei V. Rozhnov -- Ecology and evolution of Cambrian reefs / Brian R. Pratt, Ben R. Spincer, Rachel A. Wood -- Evolution of the deep-water Benthic community / T. Peter Crimes -- Sponges, cnidarians, and ctenophores / Francoise Debrenne, Joachim Reitner -- Mollusks, hyoliths, stenothecoids, and coeloscleritophorans / Artem V. Kouchinsky -- Brachiopods / Galina T. Ushatinskaya -- Ecologic evolution of Cambrian trilobites / Nigel C. Hughes -- Ecology of nontrilobite arthropods and lobopods in the cambrian / Graham E. Budd -- Ecologic radiation of Cambro-Ordovician echinoderms / Thomas E. Guensburg, James Sprinkle -- Calcified algae and bacteria / Robert Riding -- Molecular fossils demonstrate precambrian origin of dinoflagellates / J. Michael Moldowan, Stephen R. Jacobson, Jeremy Dahl.
Subject Paleoecology -- Cambrian.
Paleontology -- Cambrian.
Geology, Stratigraphic -- Cambrian.
Added Author Zhuravlev, A. IU. (Andrei IUrevich)
Riding, Robert.
ISBN 0231106130 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0231106122 (cloth : alk. paper)

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