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Title The ecology of the Cambrian radiation / edited by Andrey Yu. Zhuravlev and Robert Riding.

Published New York : Columbia University Press, ©2001.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (vi, 525 pages) : illustrations.
Series Critical moments in paleobiology and earth history series
Perspectives in paleobiology and earth history
Critical moments in paleobiology and earth history series.
Perspectives in paleobiology and earth history series.
Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Andrey Yu. Zhuravlev. -- Paleomagnetically and tectonically based global maps for vendian to mild-ordovician time / Alan G. Smith. -- Global facies distributions from late vendian to mid-ordovician / Kirill B. Seslavinsky, Irina D. Maidanskaya. -- Did supercontinental amalgamation trigger the "Cambrian Explosion"? / Martin D. Brasier, John F. Lindsay. -- Climate change at the neoproterozoic-cambrian transition / Toni T. Eerola. -- Australian early and middle cambrian sequence biostratigraphy with implications for species diversity and correlation / David I. Gravestock, John H. Shergold. --The cambrian radiation and the diversification of sedimentary fabrics / Mary L. Droser, Xing Li. -- Biotic diversity and structure during the neoproterozoic-ordovician transition / Andrey Yu. Zhuravlev. -- Ecology and evolution of cambrian plankton / Nicholas J. Butterfield. -- Evolution of shallow-water level-bottom communities / Mikhail B. Burzin, Francoise Debrenne, Andrey Yu. Zhuravlev. -- Evolution of the Hardground Community / Sergei V. Rozhnov. -- Ecology and evolution of Cambrian reefs / Brian R. Pratt, Ben R. Spincer, Rachel A. Wood. -- Evolution of the deep-water Benthic community / T. Peter Crimes. -- Sponges, cnidarians, and ctenophores / Francoise Debrenne, Joachim Reitner. -- Mollusks, hyoliths, stenothecoids, and coeloscleritophorans / Artem V. Kouchinsky. -- Brachiopods / Galina T. Ushatinskaya. -- Ecologic evolution of Cambrian trilobites / Nigel C. Hughes. -- Ecology of nontrilobite arthropods and lobopods in the cambrian / Graham E. Budd. -- Ecologic radiation of Cambro-Ordovician echinoderms / Thomas E. Guensburg, James Sprinkle. -- Calcified algae and bacteria / Robert Riding. -- Molecular fossils demonstrate precambrian origin of dinoflagellates / J. Michael Moldowan, Stephen R. Jacobson, Jeremy Dahl.
Summary The Ecology of the Cambrian Radiation offers a comprehensive and surprising picture of the Earth at that ancient time. The book contains contributions from thirty-three authors hailing from ten countries and will be of interest to paleontologists, geologists, biologists, and other researchers interested in the global Earth-life system.
Other author Zhuravlev, A. I︠U︡. (Andreĭ I︠U︡rʹevich)
Riding, Robert.
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Paleoecology -- Cambrian.
Paleontology -- Cambrian.
Geology, Stratigraphic -- Cambrian.
Electronic books.
ISBN 0231505167 (electronic bk.)
9780231505161 (electronic bk.)
Standard Number 10.7312/zhur10612