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The Resource Morphology and evolution of turtles, edited by Donald B. Brinkman, Patricia A. Holroyd, James D. Gardner

Morphology and evolution of turtles, edited by Donald B. Brinkman, Patricia A. Holroyd, James D. Gardner

Label
Morphology and evolution of turtles
Title
Morphology and evolution of turtles
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald B. Brinkman, Patricia A. Holroyd, James D. Gardner
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
567.9/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brinkman, Donald
  • Holroyd, Patricia A
  • Gardner, James D.
Series statement
Vertebrate paleobiology and paleoanthropology,
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  • Turtles, Fossil
  • Turtles
  • Turtles
  • Biological Evolution
  • Fossils
Label
Morphology and evolution of turtles, edited by Donald B. Brinkman, Patricia A. Holroyd, James D. Gardner
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Part 1.
  • Perspectives on the Life and Accomplishments of Eugene S. Gaffney
  • Eugene S. Gaffney: A Professional Biography and Bibliography
  • Robert L. Carroll
  • Autobiography (Through May 2009)
  • Eugene S. Gaffney
  • Three Ways to Tackle the Turtle: Integrating Fossils, Comparative Embryology, and Microanatomy
  • Torsten M. Scheyer, Ingmar Werneburg, Christian Mitgutsch, Massimo Delfino and Marcelo R. Sánchez-Villagra
  • Geometric and Developmental Perspectives on the Evolution of the Skull and Internal Carotid Circulation in Turtles
  • Tetsuto Miyashita
  • Part 2.
  • The Origin of Turtles
  • Problems of the Ancestry of Turtles
  • Robert L. Carroll
  • Origin of the Turtle Body Plan: The Folding Theory to Illustrate Turtle-Specific Developmental Repatterning
  • Hiroshi Nagashima, Shigehiro Kuraku, Katsuhisa Uchida, Yoshie Kawashima-Ohya and Yuichi Narita, et al.
  • The Evolution of the Turtle Shell
  • Olivier Rieppel
  • Rediscovery of the Carapace of the Lost Holotype of the Purbeck Turtle Cheloneobovata Owen 1842
  • Andrew R. Milner
  • Kappachelys okurai gen. et sp. nov., a New Stem Soft-Shelled Turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Japan
  • Ren Hirayama, Shinji Isaji and Tsuyoshi Hibino
  • Morphology and Relationships of Brachyopsemys tingitana gen. et sp. nov. from the Early Paleocene of Morocco and Recognition of the New Eucryptodiran Turtle Family: Sandownidae
  • Haiyan Tong and Peter Meylan
  • Part 3.
  • The Early Diversification of Turtles
  • New Material of the Platychelyid Turtle Notoemyszapatocaensis from the Early Cretaceous of Colombia; Implications for Understanding Pleurodira Evolution
  • Edwin A. Cadena, Carlos A. Jaramillo and Jonathan I. Bloch
  • Spoochelys ormondea gen. et sp. nov., an Archaic Meiolaniid-Like Turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Lightning Ridge, Australia
  • Elizabeth T. Smith and Benjamin P. Kear
  • Turtles from the Jurassic Shishugou Formation of the Junggar Basin, People's Republic of China, with Comments on the Basicranial Region of Basal Eucryptodires
  • Donald B. Brinkman, David A. Eberth, Xing Xu, James M. Clark and Xiao-Chun Wu
  • Nostimochelonelampra gen. et sp. nov., an Enigmatic New Podocnemidoidean Turtle from the Early Miocene of Northern Greece
  • Georgios L. Georgalis, Evangelos Velitzelos, Dimitrios E. Velitzelos and Benjamin P. Kear
  • A New Species of Bairdemys (Pelomedusoides: Podocnemididae) from the Oligocene (Early Chattian) Chandler Bridge Formation of South Carolina, USA, and Its Paleobiogeographic Implications for the Genus
  • Robert E. Weems and James L. Knight
  • Part 4.
  • Pleurodire Diversity and Biogeography
  • A New Long-Necked Turtle, Laganemys tenerensis (Pleurodira: Araripemydidae), from the Elrhaz Formation (Aptian-Albian) of Niger
  • Paul C. Sereno and Sara J. ElShafie
  • Two Synchronic and Sympatric Bothremydidae Taxa (Chelonii, Pleurodira) in the Late Cretaceous Site of "Lo Hueco" (Cuenca, Spain)
  • Adán Pérez-García, Francisco Ortega and Xabier Murelaga
  • New Information about Pelomedusoides (Testudines: Pleurodira) from the Cretaceous of Brazil
  • Pedro S.R. Romano, Gustavo R. Oliveira, Sergio A.K. Azevedo, Alexander W.A. Kellner and Diogenes de Almeida Campos
  • Redescription of Zangerlia dzamynchondi (Testudines: Nanhsiungchelyidae) from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia, with a Reassessment of the Phylogenetic Position and Relationships of Zangerlia
  • Igor G. Danilov, Vladimir B. Sukhanov and Elena V. Syromyatnikova
  • Cretaceous Trionychids of Asia: An Expanded Review of Their Record and Biogeography
  • Igor G. Danilov and Natasha S. Vitek
  • Fossil European Sea Turtles: A Historical Perspective
  • Richard T.J. Moody, Cyril A. Walker and Sandra D. Chapman
  • Fossil Kinosternidae from the Oligocene and Miocene of Florida, USA
  • Jason R. Bourque
  • New Turtles from the Paleogene of North America
  • J. Howard Hutchison
  • Part 5.
  • Diversity, Biogeography, and Paleobiology of Late Cretaceous and Tertiary Turtles
  • Preliminary Overview of Late Cretaceous Turtle Diversity in Eastern Central Europe (Austria, Hungary, and Romania)
  • Márton Rabi, Mátyás Vremir and Haiyan Tong
  • Re-Assessment of Late Campanian (Kirtlandian) Turtles from the Upper Cretaceous Fruitland and Kirtland Formations, San Juan Basin, New Mexico, USA
  • Robert M. Sullivan, Steven E. Jasinski and Spencer G. Lucas
  • A New Species of Neurankylus from the Milk River Formation (Cretaceous: Santonian) of Alberta, Canada, and a Revision of the Type Species N. eximius
  • Derek W. Larson, Nicholas R. Longrich, David C. Evans and Michael J. Ryan
  • Part 6.
  • Pathologies, Anomalies, and Variation in Turtle Skeletons
  • Osseous and Other Hard Tissue Pathologies in Turtles and Abnormalities of Mineral Deposition
  • Bruce M. Rothschild, Hans-Peter Schultze and Rodrigo Pellegrini
  • Morphological Variation in the Carapace and Plastron of Terrapenecoahuila Schmidt and Owens 1944
  • Robert W. Burroughs, Christopher J. Bell, Travis J. LaDuc and Dean A. Hendrickson
Control code
ocn810933673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789400743090
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810933673
Label
Morphology and evolution of turtles, edited by Donald B. Brinkman, Patricia A. Holroyd, James D. Gardner
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Part 1.
  • Perspectives on the Life and Accomplishments of Eugene S. Gaffney
  • Eugene S. Gaffney: A Professional Biography and Bibliography
  • Robert L. Carroll
  • Autobiography (Through May 2009)
  • Eugene S. Gaffney
  • Three Ways to Tackle the Turtle: Integrating Fossils, Comparative Embryology, and Microanatomy
  • Torsten M. Scheyer, Ingmar Werneburg, Christian Mitgutsch, Massimo Delfino and Marcelo R. Sánchez-Villagra
  • Geometric and Developmental Perspectives on the Evolution of the Skull and Internal Carotid Circulation in Turtles
  • Tetsuto Miyashita
  • Part 2.
  • The Origin of Turtles
  • Problems of the Ancestry of Turtles
  • Robert L. Carroll
  • Origin of the Turtle Body Plan: The Folding Theory to Illustrate Turtle-Specific Developmental Repatterning
  • Hiroshi Nagashima, Shigehiro Kuraku, Katsuhisa Uchida, Yoshie Kawashima-Ohya and Yuichi Narita, et al.
  • The Evolution of the Turtle Shell
  • Olivier Rieppel
  • Rediscovery of the Carapace of the Lost Holotype of the Purbeck Turtle Cheloneobovata Owen 1842
  • Andrew R. Milner
  • Kappachelys okurai gen. et sp. nov., a New Stem Soft-Shelled Turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Japan
  • Ren Hirayama, Shinji Isaji and Tsuyoshi Hibino
  • Morphology and Relationships of Brachyopsemys tingitana gen. et sp. nov. from the Early Paleocene of Morocco and Recognition of the New Eucryptodiran Turtle Family: Sandownidae
  • Haiyan Tong and Peter Meylan
  • Part 3.
  • The Early Diversification of Turtles
  • New Material of the Platychelyid Turtle Notoemyszapatocaensis from the Early Cretaceous of Colombia; Implications for Understanding Pleurodira Evolution
  • Edwin A. Cadena, Carlos A. Jaramillo and Jonathan I. Bloch
  • Spoochelys ormondea gen. et sp. nov., an Archaic Meiolaniid-Like Turtle from the Early Cretaceous of Lightning Ridge, Australia
  • Elizabeth T. Smith and Benjamin P. Kear
  • Turtles from the Jurassic Shishugou Formation of the Junggar Basin, People's Republic of China, with Comments on the Basicranial Region of Basal Eucryptodires
  • Donald B. Brinkman, David A. Eberth, Xing Xu, James M. Clark and Xiao-Chun Wu
  • Nostimochelonelampra gen. et sp. nov., an Enigmatic New Podocnemidoidean Turtle from the Early Miocene of Northern Greece
  • Georgios L. Georgalis, Evangelos Velitzelos, Dimitrios E. Velitzelos and Benjamin P. Kear
  • A New Species of Bairdemys (Pelomedusoides: Podocnemididae) from the Oligocene (Early Chattian) Chandler Bridge Formation of South Carolina, USA, and Its Paleobiogeographic Implications for the Genus
  • Robert E. Weems and James L. Knight
  • Part 4.
  • Pleurodire Diversity and Biogeography
  • A New Long-Necked Turtle, Laganemys tenerensis (Pleurodira: Araripemydidae), from the Elrhaz Formation (Aptian-Albian) of Niger
  • Paul C. Sereno and Sara J. ElShafie
  • Two Synchronic and Sympatric Bothremydidae Taxa (Chelonii, Pleurodira) in the Late Cretaceous Site of "Lo Hueco" (Cuenca, Spain)
  • Adán Pérez-García, Francisco Ortega and Xabier Murelaga
  • New Information about Pelomedusoides (Testudines: Pleurodira) from the Cretaceous of Brazil
  • Pedro S.R. Romano, Gustavo R. Oliveira, Sergio A.K. Azevedo, Alexander W.A. Kellner and Diogenes de Almeida Campos
  • Redescription of Zangerlia dzamynchondi (Testudines: Nanhsiungchelyidae) from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia, with a Reassessment of the Phylogenetic Position and Relationships of Zangerlia
  • Igor G. Danilov, Vladimir B. Sukhanov and Elena V. Syromyatnikova
  • Cretaceous Trionychids of Asia: An Expanded Review of Their Record and Biogeography
  • Igor G. Danilov and Natasha S. Vitek
  • Fossil European Sea Turtles: A Historical Perspective
  • Richard T.J. Moody, Cyril A. Walker and Sandra D. Chapman
  • Fossil Kinosternidae from the Oligocene and Miocene of Florida, USA
  • Jason R. Bourque
  • New Turtles from the Paleogene of North America
  • J. Howard Hutchison
  • Part 5.
  • Diversity, Biogeography, and Paleobiology of Late Cretaceous and Tertiary Turtles
  • Preliminary Overview of Late Cretaceous Turtle Diversity in Eastern Central Europe (Austria, Hungary, and Romania)
  • Márton Rabi, Mátyás Vremir and Haiyan Tong
  • Re-Assessment of Late Campanian (Kirtlandian) Turtles from the Upper Cretaceous Fruitland and Kirtland Formations, San Juan Basin, New Mexico, USA
  • Robert M. Sullivan, Steven E. Jasinski and Spencer G. Lucas
  • A New Species of Neurankylus from the Milk River Formation (Cretaceous: Santonian) of Alberta, Canada, and a Revision of the Type Species N. eximius
  • Derek W. Larson, Nicholas R. Longrich, David C. Evans and Michael J. Ryan
  • Part 6.
  • Pathologies, Anomalies, and Variation in Turtle Skeletons
  • Osseous and Other Hard Tissue Pathologies in Turtles and Abnormalities of Mineral Deposition
  • Bruce M. Rothschild, Hans-Peter Schultze and Rodrigo Pellegrini
  • Morphological Variation in the Carapace and Plastron of Terrapenecoahuila Schmidt and Owens 1944
  • Robert W. Burroughs, Christopher J. Bell, Travis J. LaDuc and Dean A. Hendrickson
Control code
ocn810933673
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789400743090
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)810933673

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