Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Geologic Time The Story of a Changing Earth
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The Devonian
Contents
Overview
Life in the Devonian Seas
Terrestrial Habitats Conquered
The Devonian Extinction
and Tectonics during the Devonian
Evidence
Leaf and wood of Archaeopteris.
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sample
Placoderm
Ammonite
Shark
Brachiopods
Trilobites
Centipede
Lobe-finned fish
Amphibian skull
references and links
Foundational Concepts
Dating Methods
Earth Processes
Life Processes
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References:
Behrensmeyer, A. K., J. D. Damuth, W. A. DiMichele, R. Potts, H.-D. Sues, and S. L. Wing. 1992. Terrestrial Ecosystems through Time: Evolutionary Paleoecology of Terrestrial Plants and Animals. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 568 pp.

Links:

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/devonian/devonian.html
http://www.palaeos.com/Paleozoic/Devonian/Devonian.htm
http://www.museum.vic.gov.au/prehistoric/what/devonian.html
http://www.museum.vic.gov.au/dinosaurs/lifetime-land.html
http://www.elasmo-research.org/education/evolution/earliest.htm
Devonian localities – http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/devonian/devloc.html
Hamilton Group, western NY – http://www.weather.brockport.edu/~jmassare/devonian/devon.html
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/rhynie/





Overview | Life in the Devonian Seas | Terrestrial Habitats Conquered
The Devonian Extinction | Climate and Tectonics during the Devonian



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