Late Devonian fresh-water fishes from the western United States
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Late Devonian fresh-water fishes from the western United States by Robert Howland Denison

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Published by Chicago Natural History Museum in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English


  • Fishes, Fossil.,
  • Paleontology -- Devonian.,
  • Paleontology -- West (U.S.)

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Edition Notes

StatementRobert H. Denison.
SeriesFieldiana -- v. 11, no. 5
ContributionsChicago Natural History Museum.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 221-261 :
Number of Pages261
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19229667M

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The Devonian Temple Butte Formation, also called Temple Butte Limestone, outcrops through most of the Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA; it also occurs in southeast Nevada. Within the eastern Grand Canyon, it consists of thin, discontinuous lenses, and relatively inconspicuous lenses that fill paleovalleys cut into the underlying Muav y: United States of America. The Devonian (/ d ɪ ˈ v oʊ n. i. ən, d ə-, d ɛ-/ dih-VOH-nee-ən, də-, deh-) is a geologic period and system of the Paleozoic, spanning 60 million years from the end of the Silurian, million years ago (Mya), to the beginning of the Carboniferous, Mya. It is named after Devon, England, where rocks from this period were first studied.. The first significant adaptive radiation. Robert Howland Denison (–), palaeontologist.. Taxon names authored (List may be incomplete) 8 taxon names authored by Robert H. Denison; Publications [] (List may be incomplete) Denison, R.H. Late Devonian fresh-water fishes from the Western United States. Early Devonian fishes from Utah: Arthrodira / Robert H. Denison -- Part III. Fossile Flugfische. Late Devonian fresh-water fishes from the western United States. Studies on fossil fishes (sharks, chimaeroids and arthrodires. Memoirs of the AMNH ; v. 9, pt. 5. Middle Devonian fishes from Seller Rating: % positive.

Alf, R. M., , Possible fossils from the early Proterozoic Bass Formation, Grand Canyon, Arizona: Plateau, v. 31, no. 3, p. Baker, A. A., Dobbin, C. E.   The Late Devonian is characterised by three episodes of extinction ("Late D") A major extinction occurred at the beginning of the last phase of the Devonian period, the Famennian faunal stage (the Frasnian-Famennian boundary), about Mya, when all the fossil agnathan fishes, save for the psammosteid heterostraci, suddenly disappeared. THE FRESH-WATER FISHES OF WESTERN CUBA. By C. 'H. EIGENMANN, Professoroj'Zoology, U11iversity ofIndiana. During March, , the writer, accompanied by one of his students, Mr. Oscar Riddle, as assistant and interpreter, made a series of collections in the fresh waters of western Cuba, in the streams accessible by the Western Railway and the United. Early Devonian fishes from Utah. Part II. Heterostraci. to be described from the Devonian of the western United States. and fresh-water Beartooth Butte Formation of Early Devonian age has.

  The book includes species accounts of native and introduced fishes found in the freshwaters of Texas. Each account covers the physical characteristics, habitat, and distribution of the fish, with additional comments of interest or importance to its life history and conservation by: The Paleozoic Fishes of North Ameri-ca. -Monographs of the United States Geological Sur-vey Upper Devonian vcrteratcs from East Greenland, collected by the Danish Greenland expe-dition.   The second book, Robert G. Werner’s Freshwater Fishes of the Northeastern United States: A Field Guide, is a different sort of animal entirely. “The book is designed to facilitate field identification by focusing, to the extent possible, on characteristics and techniques that can be effective in identifying fishes in the field,” writes. Subclass Osteichthyes. Infraclass Crossopterygii. Authors; Authors and affiliations () ‘Late Devonian fresh-water fishes from the Western United States’. Fieldiana, Geol., 11, – Google Scholar. Echols, J. () ‘A new genus of Pennsylvanian fish (Crossopterygii, Coelacanthiformes) from Kansas’. ‘Coelacanth fishes Author: J. A. Moy-Thomas.