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Paleontology

  • Testing Modern Biostratigraphical Methodsby Carina Klein

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 79.99

    Carina Klein examines the quality of the existing modern ammonoid zonation based on three methods, being Unitary Associations (UA), Constrained Optimization (CONOP) as well as Ranking and Scaling (RASC). The author sets out which of these three methods is best suitable to refine these zones. The results obtained are compared to each other with regard... more...

  • Dinosaur Tracksby Peter L. Falkingham; Daniel Marty; Annette Richter

    Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 89.99

    The latest advances in dinosaur ichnology are showcased in this comprehensive and timely volume, in which leading researchers and research groups cover the most essential topics in the study of dinosaur tracks. Some assess and demonstrate state-of-the-art approaches and techniques, such as experimental ichnology, photogrammetry, biplanar X-rays, and... more...

  • Horned Armadillos and Rafting Monkeysby Darin A. Croft; Velizar Simeonovski

    Indiana University Press 2016; US$ 49.99

    South America is home to some of the most distinctive mammals on Earth?giant armadillos, tiny anteaters, the world?s largest rodent, and its smallest deer. But the continent once supported a variety of other equally intriguing mammals that have no close living relatives: armored mammals with tail clubs, saber-toothed marsupials, and even a swimming... more...

  • Azokh Cave and the Transcaucasian Corridorby Yolanda Fernandez Jalvo; Tania King; Levon Yepiskoposyan; Peter Andrews

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This edited volume describes the geology, stratigraphy, anthropology, archaeology, dating, taphonomy, paleobotany, paleontology and paleoecology of Azokh caves (also known as Azykh or Azikh). The chapters review exhaustively the key recent research on this limestone karstic site, which is located near the village of the same name in the region of Nagorno... more...

  • Atlas of Taphonomic Identificationsby Yolanda Fernandez Jalvo; Peter Andrews

    Springer Netherlands 2016; US$ 129.00

    The aim of the atlas is to provide images of taphonomic modifications, making it as comprehensive as possible with evidence presently available. This volume is intended both as a field guide for identifying taphonomic modifications in the field, and for use in the laboratory when collections of fossils are being analyzed. Images in the book are a... more...

  • Footprints in Stoneby Ronald J. Buta; David C. Kopaska-Merkel; Dana J. Ehret

    University of Alabama Press 2016; US$ 49.95

    The Steven C. Minkin (Union Chapel) Paleozoic Footprint Site ranks among the most important fossil sites in the world today, and Footprints in Stone recounts the accidental revelation of its existence and detailed findings about its fossil record.   Currently 2,500 miles from the equator and more than 250 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico,... more...

  • Geodynamic Evolution of the Southernmost Andesby Matías Ghiglione

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book focuses on the strong relation between the tectonic evolution of the Southernmost Andes and their closest southern neighbors, the Scotia Sea and Antarctica. Some episodes are related to processes of global significance such as the opening of the Drake Passage, which is somehow linked to Late Cenozoic cooling. Many of the topics covered in... more...

  • Plant Variation and Evolutionby David Briggs; Stuart Max Walters

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 52.00 US$ 42.64

    A long-awaited fourth edition of a classic text, now fully revised and updated for the molecular era. more...

  • Dynamic Paleontologyby Mark A.S. McMenamin

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    Using a series of case studies, the book demonstrates the power of dynamic analysis as applied to the fossil record. Written in an engaging and informative style, Dynamic Paleontology outlines the best application of quantitative and other tools to critical problems in the paleontological sciences including such topics as analysis of the Cambrian Explosion... more...

  • Glaciovolcanism on Earth and Marsby John L. Smellie; Benjamin R. Edwards

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 112.00 US$ 91.84

    Presents the distinctive processes and characteristics of glaciovolcanic eruptions, with reference to terrestrial and Mars occurrences. more...