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Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore, Storrs L. Olson, editor

Label
Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore
Title
Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore
Statement of responsibility
Storrs L. Olson, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QE701
LC item number
.S56 no. 27
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1886-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wetmore, Alexander
  • Olson, Storrs L
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds, Fossil
  • Birds, Fossil
  • Ornithologie
  • Paleontologie
Label
Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore, Storrs L. Olson, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes a list of A. Wetmore's works
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some hypothetical anatomical stages in the evolution of avian flight / John H. Ostrom -- Evolutionary significance of the Mesozoic toothed birds / Philip D. Gengerich --The skeleton of Baptornis advenus (Aves: Hesperornithiformes) / Larry D. Martin, James Tate, Jr. -- Discovery of a cretaceous bird, apparently ancestral to the orders Coraciiformes and Piciformes (Aves: Carinatae) / Pierce Brodkorb -- A survey of the Paleogene birds of Asia / E.N. Kurochkin -- The world's oldest owl: a new Strigiform from the Paleocene of southwestern Colorado / Pat Vickers Rich, David J. Bohaska -- Neanis schucherti restudied: another Eocene Piciform bird / Alan Feduccia -- The Eocene Zygodactyl birds of North America (Aves: Piciformes) / Alan Feduccia, Larry D. Martin -- Oligocene fossils bearing on the origins of the Todidae and the Momotidae (Aves: Corachiformes) / Storrs L. Olson -- Two new species of the Aegialornithidae ; A review of the Lower Miocene swifts (Aves: Apodidae) / Charles T. Collins -- A new osprey from the Miocene of California (Falconiformes: Pandionidae) / Stuart L. Warter -- A new species of flightless auk from the Miocene of California (Alcidae: Mancallinae) / Hildegarde Howard -- The Pleistocene pied-billed grebes (Aves: Popicipedidae) / Robert W. Storer -- The Late Pleistocene avifauna of La Carolina, southwestern Ecuador / Kenneth E. Campbell, Jr. -- The great predatory birds of the Pleistocene of Cuba / Oscar Arredondo -- The species of moas (Aves: Dinornithidae) / Joel Cracraft -- Evidence of the survival to recent times of the extinct flightless duck Chendytes lawi Miller / G. Victor Morejohn
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 211 pages
Lccn
75619322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01859507
  • (OCoLC)ocm01859507
Label
Collected papers in avian paleontology honoring the 90th birthday of Alexander Wetmore, Storrs L. Olson, editor
Publication
Note
Includes a list of A. Wetmore's works
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Some hypothetical anatomical stages in the evolution of avian flight / John H. Ostrom -- Evolutionary significance of the Mesozoic toothed birds / Philip D. Gengerich --The skeleton of Baptornis advenus (Aves: Hesperornithiformes) / Larry D. Martin, James Tate, Jr. -- Discovery of a cretaceous bird, apparently ancestral to the orders Coraciiformes and Piciformes (Aves: Carinatae) / Pierce Brodkorb -- A survey of the Paleogene birds of Asia / E.N. Kurochkin -- The world's oldest owl: a new Strigiform from the Paleocene of southwestern Colorado / Pat Vickers Rich, David J. Bohaska -- Neanis schucherti restudied: another Eocene Piciform bird / Alan Feduccia -- The Eocene Zygodactyl birds of North America (Aves: Piciformes) / Alan Feduccia, Larry D. Martin -- Oligocene fossils bearing on the origins of the Todidae and the Momotidae (Aves: Corachiformes) / Storrs L. Olson -- Two new species of the Aegialornithidae ; A review of the Lower Miocene swifts (Aves: Apodidae) / Charles T. Collins -- A new osprey from the Miocene of California (Falconiformes: Pandionidae) / Stuart L. Warter -- A new species of flightless auk from the Miocene of California (Alcidae: Mancallinae) / Hildegarde Howard -- The Pleistocene pied-billed grebes (Aves: Popicipedidae) / Robert W. Storer -- The Late Pleistocene avifauna of La Carolina, southwestern Ecuador / Kenneth E. Campbell, Jr. -- The great predatory birds of the Pleistocene of Cuba / Oscar Arredondo -- The species of moas (Aves: Dinornithidae) / Joel Cracraft -- Evidence of the survival to recent times of the extinct flightless duck Chendytes lawi Miller / G. Victor Morejohn
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 211 pages
Lccn
75619322
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01859507
  • (OCoLC)ocm01859507

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