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Published by S.E. Dawson in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Paleontology -- Mesozoic -- British Columbia

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Edition Notes

Statementby J.F. Whiteaves.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 47971.
ContributionsGeological Survey of Canada.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 263-307, [7] leaves of plates
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16935808M
ISBN 100665479719

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About this book. The Mesozoic era ranged from million to 65 million years ago. In British Mesozoic Fossils species from this period are classified and illustrated with accurate line drawings. This new edition has been fully revised and updated by Dr Andrew Smith, Merit Researcher in the Natural History Museum's Palaeontology Department, reflecting advances in our understanding of the fossil . Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Pt. 3 issued by the Survey under a variant name: Geological and Natural History Survey By. J. F. Whiteaves Pts. published in Montreal Vol. 1, pt. 1 Pages: Figure 1. Fossils of dinosaurs are not common in Pennsylvania and are found only in Mesozoic-age rocks in the southeastern part of the state. Here, dinosaurs wandered near lakes and swamps, leaving tracks in the mud that later hardened to rock. The Mesozoic is most famed for the Dinosaurs, and popular lexicon considers it the Age of the Dinosaurs (or Reptiles). The dinosaurs together with reptiles of all sizes ranging from the gigantic to the merely intimidating by human size standards, dominated the terrestrial environments.

British Mesozoic fossils. London: Printed by order of the Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: British Museum (Natural History) OCLC Number: Credits: At head of title: British Museum (Natural History). Description: v, pages: illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.   Over photos and engaging text reveal the fossils of the Cretaceous Period, the last period of the Mesozoic Era, the "Age of Reptiles," dating from to 67 million years ago. Included are typical Mesozoic fossils, such as the ammonites, belemnites, and other collectible fossil mollusks Brand: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.   KENNETH CARPENTER is an authority on dinosaurs and Mesozoic marine reptiles and is affiliated with the Denver Museum of Natural History. He is author of Eggs, Nests, and Baby Dinosaurs (Indiana) and has edited important collections of papers dealing with dinosaurs, including Dinosaur Systematics: Approaches and Perspectives 5/5(2). * Authoritative introduction to an exciting, classic Mesozoic site home to many of the world's most important and best preserved fossils * Clear informative text accessible to the professional and lay reader alike * Over high quality photographs of a wide range of extraordinary fossils * Beautiful colour paintings depicting reconstructed animals and plants in lifelike landscapes * .