Ecology and behaviour of Mesozoic reptiles /

"Our knowledge of extinct animals depends almost entirely upon the study of fossils. This illustrated book clothes the skeletons of dinosaurs and other Mesozoic reptiles with flesh, and shows how these fascinating animals evolved and probably lived. Expert author John L. Cloudsley - Thompson pr...

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Online Access:Electronic book from Springer Complete
Main Author: Cloudsley-Thompson, J. L.
Format: eBook
Published:Berlin : Springer, 2005.
Series:Lecture notes in statistics (Springer-Verlag) ; v. 181.
Table of Contents:
  • Classification
  • Diversification of Palaeozoic Reptiles
  • The Mesozoic Environment
  • Amphibious and Early Marine Mesozoic Reptiles
  • Plesiosaurs and Ichthyosaurs
  • Aerial Mesozoic Reptiles
  • Terrestrial Mesozoic Reptiles: Size, Locomotion and Thermal Physiology
  • Therapsids, Anapsids and Early Diapsids
  • The Dinosaurs: Weapons, Display and Reproduction
  • Herbivorous Dinosaurs
  • Carnivorous Dinosaurs
  • The Cretaceous Extinction.