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Special Papers in Palaeontology, Number 75, Silurian and Lower Devonian Thelodonts and Putative Chondrichthyans from the Canadian Arctic Archipelago

Special Papers in Palaeontology, Number 75, Silurian and Lower Devonian Thelodonts and Putative Chondrichthyans from the Canadian Arctic Archipelago

T. Märss, M. V. H. Wilson, R. Thorsteinsson

ISBN: 978-0-901-70299-9

May 2006, Wiley-Blackwell

144 pages

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Description

Special Papers in Palaeontology, published by The Palaeontological Association, is a series of substantial separate works conforming to the style of the Palaeontology journal. Two issues are published each year and feature high standard illustrations.
  • Investigates the thelodonts and putative chondrichthyans from rocks of upper Llandovery (Lower Silurian) to Lochkovian (Lower Devonian), from Baillie-Hamilton and Cornwallis islands, Arctic Canada
  • Presents new anatomical information which will allow greater precision in future phylogenetic studies of thelodonts and related vertebrates
  • Brings together researchers, geologists and enthusiasts who continue to find material of significance
  • Includes 29 plates and 71 text-figures
Introduction.

Localities, Biostratigraphy, Correlations and Bioevents.

Material and Methods.

Terminology.

Systematic Palaeontology.

Subclass THELODONTI Kiaer, 1932.

Order LOGANELLIIFORMES Turner, 1991.

Family LOGANELLIIDAE Karatajute-Talimaa, 1997.

Genus LOGANELLIA Turner, 1991.

Genus ILLOGANELLIA Marss et al., 2002.

Family NUNAVUTIIDAE Marss et al., 2002.

Genus NUNAVUTIA Marss et al., 2002.

Order SHIELIIFORMES Marss et al., 2002.

Family SHIELIIDAE Marss et al., 2002.

Genus SHIELIA Marss, in Marss and Ritchie, 1998.

Genus PARALOGANIA Karatajute-Talimaa, 1997.

Order PHLEBOLEPIDIFORMES Berg, 1937.

Family PHLEBOLEPIDIDAE Berg, 1940.

Genus EREPSILEPIS Marss et al., 2002.

Family KATOPORODIDAE Marss et al., 2002.

Genus KATOPORODUS Turner and Peel, 1986.

Genus OVERIA Soehn et al., 2001.

Genus GONIPORUS Gross, 1967.

Order THELODONTIFORMES Kiaer, 1932.

Family LANARKIIDAE Obruchev, 1949.

Genus LANARKIA Traquair, 1898.

Genus PHILLIPSILEPIS Marss et al., 2002.

Family ARCHIPELEPIDIDAE Marss, in Soehn et al. 2001.

Genus ARCHIPELEPIS Marss, in Soehn et al. 2001.

Family BOOTHIALEPIDIDAE Marss, 1999.

Genus BOOTHIALEPIS Marss, 1999.

Family TURINIIDAE Obruchev, 1964.

Genus TURINIA Traquair,1896.

Family NIKOLIVIIDAE Karatajute-Talimaa, 1978.

Genus NIKOLIVIA Karatajute-Talimaa, 1978.

Genus CHATTERTONODUS Marss et al., 2002.

Family TALIVALIIDAE Marss et al., 2002.

Genus TALIVALIA Marss et al., 2002.

Genus GLACIALEPIS Marss et al., 2002.

Order THELODONTIFORMES KIAER, 1932.

Family EESTILEPIDIDAE Marss et al., 2002.

Genus EESTILEPIS Marss et al., 2002.

Order FURCACAUDIFORMES Wilson and Caldwell, 1998.

Family FURCACAUDIDAE Wilson and Caldwell, 1998.

Genus CANONIA Vieth, 1980.

Order FURCACAUDIFORMES Wilson and Caldwell , 1998.

Family BARLOWODIDAE Marss et al., 2002.

Genus BARLOWODUS Marss et al., 2002.

Genus SOPHIALEPIS Marss et al., 2002.

Class CHONDRICHTHYES Huxley, 1880.

Family KANNATHALEPIDIDAE Marss and Gagnier, 2001.

Genus FRIGORILEPIS Marss et al., 2002.

Family WELLINGTONELLIDAE Marss et al., 2002.

Genus WELLINGTONELLA Marss et al., 2002.

Conclusions.

References.