Early Jurassic Pterosaur Dorygnathus Banthensis (Theodori, 1830) and the Early Jurassic Pterosaur Campylognathoides Strand, 1928 (Special Papers in Pa

Early Jurassic Pterosaur Dorygnathus Banthensis (Theodori, 1830) and the Early Jurassic Pterosaur Campylognathoides Strand, 1928 (Special Papers in Pa

By: Kevin Padian (author)Paperback

1 - 2 weeks availability

Description

Provides a review of the history of the understanding of Dorygnathus, a description of the known specimens in public repositories and an assessment of the general morphology and systematic position of the genus.

Create a review

Contents

Abstract. Introduction. Historical review. Early work. Later work. Recent work. Fauna and stratigraphy of the Posidonienschiefer. Systematic palaeontology. Genus Dorygnathus. Dorygnathus banthensis (Theodori, 1830). Description of specimens. Dorygnathus 'mistelgauensis' World, 1971. General skeletal morphology and comparisons. Skull. Vertebral column. Shoulder girdle. Forelimb. Pelvis. Hindlimb. Phylogenetic placement. Functional morphology and palaeoecology. Conclusions. Acknowledgements. References

Product Details

  • publication date: 19/09/2008
  • ISBN13: 9781405192248
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 108
  • ID: 9781405192248
  • weight: 338
  • ISBN10: 1405192240

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close