Fossil and Recent Sponges

Springer Science & Business Media
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Fossil and Recent Sponges contains articles on taxonomic, phylogenetic and ecological aspects of sponges of both biological and paleontological interest. They focus on three main topics: phylogeny and systematics, biology, and paleoecology of sponges. The reader is offered an overview over the most important aspects of current sponge research: - establishment of a new taxonomy based on mono phyletic groups (phylogenetic systematics) including recent and fossil taxa - new concepts of the biomineralisation of sponge skeletons - palaeoenvironmental analysis of fossil sponge buildups.
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Springer Science & Business Media
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Published on
Dec 6, 2012
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Pages
595
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ISBN
9783642756566
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English
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Science / Earth Sciences / Geology
Science / Life Sciences / Zoology / General
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