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The Resource A Sea without Fish : Life in the Ordovician Sea of the Cincinnati Region, (electronic resource)

A Sea without Fish : Life in the Ordovician Sea of the Cincinnati Region, (electronic resource)

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A Sea without Fish : Life in the Ordovician Sea of the Cincinnati Region
Title
A Sea without Fish
Title remainder
Life in the Ordovician Sea of the Cincinnati Region
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
The region around Cincinnati, Ohio, is known throughout the world for the abundant and beautiful fossils found in limestones and shales that were deposited as sediments on the sea floor during the Ordovician Period, about 450 million years ago-some 250 million years before the dinosaurs lived. In Ordovician time, the shallow sea that covered much of what is now the North American continent teemed with marine life. The Cincinnati area has yielded some of the world's most abundant and best-preserved fossils of invertebrate animals such as trilobites, bryozoans, brachiopods, molluscs, echinode
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
560.17310977178
Index
no index present
LC call number
QE726.2 .M49 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Life of the Past
Label
A Sea without Fish : Life in the Ordovician Sea of the Cincinnati Region, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.library.enc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=644480
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Description based upon print version of record
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Repositories of Fossils Illustrated in this Book; 1 Introduction; 2 Science in the Hinterland: The Cincinnati School of Paleontology; 3 Naming and Classifying Organisms; 4 Rocks, Fossils, and Time; 5 Algae: The Base of the Food Chain; 6 Poriferans and Cnidarians: Sponges, Corals, and Jellyfish; 7 Bryozoans ""Twigs"" and ""Bones""; 8 Brachiopods: The Other Bivalves; 9 Molluscs: Hard, but with a Soft Center; 10 Annelids and Worm-Like Fossils; 11 Arthropods: Trilobites and other Legged Creatures; 12 Echinoderms: A World unto themselves
  • 13 Graptolites and Conodonts: Our Closest Relatives?14 Type-Cincinnatian Trace Fossils: Tracks, Trails, and Burrows; 15 Paleogeography and Paleoenvironment; 16 Life in the Cincinnatian Sea; Epilogue: Diving in the Cincinnatian Sea; Appendix 1 Resources: Where to Go for More Information; Appendix 2 Individuals and Institutions Associated with the Type-Cincinnatian; Glossary; References Cited; Index
Control code
ocn858764930
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (382 p.)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253013491
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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unknown
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858764930
Label
A Sea without Fish : Life in the Ordovician Sea of the Cincinnati Region, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.library.enc.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=644480
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Repositories of Fossils Illustrated in this Book; 1 Introduction; 2 Science in the Hinterland: The Cincinnati School of Paleontology; 3 Naming and Classifying Organisms; 4 Rocks, Fossils, and Time; 5 Algae: The Base of the Food Chain; 6 Poriferans and Cnidarians: Sponges, Corals, and Jellyfish; 7 Bryozoans ""Twigs"" and ""Bones""; 8 Brachiopods: The Other Bivalves; 9 Molluscs: Hard, but with a Soft Center; 10 Annelids and Worm-Like Fossils; 11 Arthropods: Trilobites and other Legged Creatures; 12 Echinoderms: A World unto themselves
  • 13 Graptolites and Conodonts: Our Closest Relatives?14 Type-Cincinnatian Trace Fossils: Tracks, Trails, and Burrows; 15 Paleogeography and Paleoenvironment; 16 Life in the Cincinnatian Sea; Epilogue: Diving in the Cincinnatian Sea; Appendix 1 Resources: Where to Go for More Information; Appendix 2 Individuals and Institutions Associated with the Type-Cincinnatian; Glossary; References Cited; Index
Control code
ocn858764930
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (382 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253013491
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858764930

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