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Paleobase: Macrofossils free pdf PaleoBase represents a unique combination of up-to-date systematic information on an extensive collection of fossil genera, state-of-the-art color digital photographs of representative specimens from The Natural History Museum's unrivalled paleontological collections, and modern relational database technology. PaleoBase provides an important new tool for the teaching of life history in a wide variety of advanced secondary, undergraduate, and graduate courses (e.g., paleontology, historical geology, stratigraphy, paleoceanography, paleobiogeography). Instructors will find the database a rich resource for lecture presentations, discussions, and laboratory exercises. Students will find PaleoBase an invaluable addition to traditional textbooks, and a key reference source for basic systematic paleontology.This title features high-quality zoomable digital images- complete systematic, life-habit and paleoecological descriptions by taxonomic specialists from The Natural History Museum, London- chronostratigraphic and paleogeographic distribution- glossary of terms and bibliography- full search either by name, age, chronostratigraphy, or morphology- and, morphological keys and labeled images. "PaleoBase: Macrofossils Part 3" contains over 350 records of cnidaria, echinoderms (incl. asteroids, blastoids, carpoids, crinoids, cyclocystoids, cystoids, echinoids, edrioasteroids, edrioblastoids, eocrinoids, helicoplacoids, holothurians, and ophiuroids), sponges, and 'problematica' (incl. early metazoans) fossil groups. These fossil genera are illustrated with over 1,500 color digital images of specimens. This fully relational database includes full genus descriptions, chronostratigraphy, paleoecology, of bibliography of over 500 references to the primary research literature, a glossary of over 600 morphological terms, and an interactive identification key.

About N. Macleod

Dr Norman MacLeod, Keeper of Palaeontology, The Natural History Museum

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Author : N. Macleod
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 18 December 2009
ISBN : 0632064285
EAN : 9780632064281
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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