Franklin

Mesozoic sea dragons : Triassic marine life from the ancient tropical lagoon of Monte San Giorgio / Olivier Rieppel ; reconstructions by Beat Scheffold.

Author/Creator:
Rieppel, Olivier author.
Publication:
Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2019]
Series:
Life of the past
Life of the past
Format/Description:
Book
vii, 245 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 27 cm.
Subjects:
Marine animals, Fossil -- Switzerland -- San Giorgio Mountain.
Paleontology -- Triassic.
Marine animals, Fossil.
Paleontology.
Triassic Geologic Period.
Switzerland -- San Giorgio Mountain.
Contents:
The dragon mountain
Fishes
A sketch of reptile evolution
Ichthyosaurs
Helveticosaurus, Eusaurosphargis, and the placodonts
Pachypleurosaurs
Lariosaurs and nothosaurs
Thalattosaurs
Protorosaurs
A dinosaur lookalike from Monte San Giorgio
The Tethys Sea : connections from east to west
Epilogue: In the shadow of the Chinese dragon.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-238) and index.
Contributor:
Scheffold, Beat, artist.
Other format:
Online version: Rieppel, Olivier, author. Mesozoic sea dragons
ISBN:
9780253040114
0253040116
OCLC:
1056470851
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy