Download e-book for kindle: Ancient Marine Reptiles by Jack M. Callaway,Elizabeth L. Nicholls

By Jack M. Callaway,Elizabeth L. Nicholls

Vertebrate evolution has ended in the convergent visual appeal of many teams of initially terrestrial animals that now dwell within the sea. between those teams are well-known mammals like whales, dolphins, and seals. There also are reptilian lineages (like plesiosaurs, ichthyosaurs, mosasaurs, thalattosaurs, and others) that experience develop into sea creatures. each one of these marine reptiles, usually wrongly referred to as "dinosaurs", are extinct. This edited e-book is dedicated to those extinct teams of marine reptiles. those reptilian analogs characterize beneficial types of the myriad variations that allow tetrapods to stay within the ocean.

  • First e-book in additional than eighty years committed completely to fossil marine reptiles
  • Documents the most up-tp-date learn on extinct marine reptiles
  • Prepared through the world's so much well-liked specialists within the field
  • Well illustrated

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