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eBook Fossil Atlas, Fishes ePub

by R. P. S. Jefferies,Karl Albert Frickhinger

  • ISBN: 1564651150
  • Category: Biological Sciences
  • Subcategory: Math Science
  • Author: R. P. S. Jefferies,Karl Albert Frickhinger
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Tetra Pr; 1st English language ed edition (March 1, 1996)
  • Pages: 1088
  • ePub book: 1450 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1946 kb
  • Other: txt lrf lrf mobi
  • Rating: 4.4
  • Votes: 603

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His latest book, Fossil Atlas: Fishes, translated from the German, is a massive work of scholarship.

His latest book, Fossil Atlas: Fishes, translated from the German, is a massive work of scholarship. According to the author, fish fossils have not been well surveyed in paleontological reference works. Attempting to remedy this neglect, he visited 60 leading paleontology museums in Europe, Australia, South Africa, Russia, and the . as well as 18 private collections.

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a b c Frickhinger, Karl Albert (1995). Fossil Atlas: Fishes. Blacksburg, Virginia: Tetra Press. Li et all1997 "The species of †Phareodus (Teleostei: Osteoglossidae) from the Eocene of North America and their phylogenetic relationships. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 17(3):487-505. Download as PDF. Printable version.

a b Frickhinger, Karl Albert (1995). This article about a prehistoric ray-finned fish is a stub.

Fossil Atlas, Fishes book.

Karl Albert Frickhinger. Fossil Atlas Fishes Transllated by Dr. R. P. S. Jefferies, London. The book will be of greatest interest to fossil collectors. Finally, I do not forget the amateur, whether angler or aquarist, who is interested in fishes. Title page (opposite) Priscacara /iops, Eocene, Wyoming, (50 million years), Baensch Collection. Distribution: lJSA: Tetra Sales (Warner-Lambert-Comp?ny) Blacksburg, VA 24060 Canada: Rolf C, Hagen In. 3225 Sartelon Street, Montreal, Que, h1'4R1E8 Great Britain: IRoif C. Hagen (.

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There are several large reference works on fossils but nothing comparable to this specialized work.

Fossil Atlas, Fishes. Frickhinger, Karl Albert. Published by Tetra Pr (1996). Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. ISBN 10: 1564651150 ISBN 13: 9781564651150. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory 1564651150-2-4. More information about this seller Contact this seller 2. Stock Image. Fossil Atlas, Fishes.

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Comments

Wrathshaper Wrathshaper
The best part about this book are all the illustrations of fish you've never seen before. The text is often lame. If you're not into fossil fish and don't know why these fish are cool you may not like it that much.
Jake Jake
This book is small in height, but one of the largest information books on the specific subject of "fossil" fishes I have ever seen. You just have to hunt around in the index for the specific fish you are looking for...

Judy Goldberg

Philadelphia, PA
Jack Jack
The book is well produced and almost all of pictures in color.
However the small format, 5 x 7.5, makes it very difficult, if not impossible, to see details of the animal illustrated. In addition, there a number of fairly common fish from the U.S. not mentioned in the book.
Maldarbaq Maldarbaq
This is an incredible book about fish fossils from all around the world. The pictures are in full color and absolutely beautiful. What this books offers in photos, it lacks in information. The descriptions of the fishes often seem too short. I would have really like to have had a size range listed with each fish description. All that is mentioned on fish size is the actual size of each photographed specimen. This is nice, but it would have been nice to have more information. Also, it would have been nice if the book had been printed on bigger pages. The book is an incredible picture book of fossil fish and an interesting study in different types of fish, but not much beyond that. All in all, I am glad to have it.