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Author Penney, David, 1968-

Title Fossil spiders : the evolutionary history of a mega-diverse order / David Penney & Paul A. Selden
Published Manchester : Siri Scientific Press, [2011]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  565.4 Pen/Fsp  AVAILABLE
Description 127 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Monograph series ; v. 1
Monograph series (Siri Scientific Press) ; v. 1
Contents Introduction to spiders: a palaeontological perspective -- What is the importance of fossil spiders? -- How do we know how old the fossit spiders are? -- The fossil record of spiders -- Bias in the fossil record and data deficit -- Techniques for preparation and study of fossil spiders -- Identifying and naming fossil spiders -- The strictly fossil spider families -- The evolutionary tree of spiders -- Spider biogeography: present and past
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-127) and index
Subject Spiders, Fossil.
Spiders -- Evolution.
Amber fossils.
Author Selden, Paul.
ISBN 9780955863653