Vertebrate paleontology and evolution / Robert L. Carroll.

Published
  • New York, N.Y. : W.H. Freeman and Company ©1988
Physical description
xiv, 698 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
ISBN
  • 0716718227
  • 9780716718222
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Fossils and relationships -- The origin of vertebrates -- The diversity of jawless fish -- Primitive jawed fish -- Sharks and other cartilaginous fish -- Acanthodians and primitive bony fish -- Advanced bony fish : the Telecosts -- Sarcopterygian fish -- The conquest of land and the radiation of amphibians -- Primitive amniotes and turtles -- Primitive diapsids and lepidosaurs -- Mesozoic marine reptiles -- Primitive archosauromorphs and crocodiles -- The anatomy and relationships of dinosaurs -- The biology and extinction of dinosaurs -- Flight -- The origin of mammals -- Primitive Mesozoic mammals and monotremes -- Primitive Therian mammals and marsupials -- The radiation of placental mammals -- Ungulates, edentates, and whales -- Evolution -- Appendix: Classification of vertebrates.
Related item
  • https://bac-lac.on.worldcat.org/oclc/300306503
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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