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Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California

by Richard P. Hilton

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology & the lithosphere,
  • Palaeontology,
  • Prehistory,
  • Mesozoic,
  • Dinosaurs,
  • Social Science,
  • Science,
  • Sociology,
  • California,
  • Paleontology,
  • Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures,
  • Science / Biology,
  • Archaeology,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Reptiles, Fossil

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKevin Padian (Foreword), Ken Kirkland (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7711403M
    ISBN 100520233158
    ISBN 109780520233157

    Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico is an up-to-date, informative volume on an area that has not been comprehensively described until now. Contents. Contributors Acknowledgments Preface 1. History of the Discoveries of Dinosaurs and Mesozoic Reptiles in Mexico Jose Ruben Guzman-Gutierrez and Héctor E. Rivera-Sylva 2. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Brands of California Sonoma and Marin Counties by Ongaro Ernest P. at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Dinosaurs and Other Prehistoric Reptiles is a informational book about dinosaurs. This book provides pictures and descriptions about the different dinosaurs. It also has a timeline and the bottom of each page, this allows for an understanding of when dinosaurs existed/5. Californosaurus perrini ('Perrin's California lizard') was an ichthyosaur, an extinct marine reptile, from the Lower Hosselkus Limestone (Carnian, Late Triassic) of California. Californosaurus with a human to scale. Merriam () described it as a new species of Shastasaurus, S. perrini. He later recognized the species as generically distinct Class: Sauropsida.

    The layout, content, and chapter lengths flow well making this book easy to read and the material easy to absorb.” — Priscum “Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico is an up-to-date, informative volume on an area that has not been comprehensively described until . Fossils of other reptiles from the Mesozoic Era have also been found in New Zealand. These creatures include: #N#Hector's Ichthyosaur. The maximum length of this species is 30 feet ( m). Largest plesiosaur in New Zealand. Largest mosasaur in New Zealand. Late Cretaceous. Possibly an Azhdarchid. Mesozoic - Holocene. #N#Tuarangisaurus.


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Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California takes this legacy one step further by documenting information about the fossils and their finders in accessible prose and vivid artistic renderings, creating a valuable contribution to our understanding of California’s prehistoric by:   "California has long been recognized for its very significant fossils of Mesozoic marine reptiles.

Not as well known are the other Mesozoic reptilian fossils. Richard Hilton recreates the Mesozoic history of California, and the animals that lived there—on both land and sea. The book provides a much needed history of fossil exploration in the.

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One of the most geologically complex and diverse states, California spent much of the age of dinosaurs under water. Book Description: One of the most geologically complex and diverse states, California spent much of the age of dinosaurs under water.

While most of the fossils found in the state are those of reptiles that lived in the sea (thalattosaurs, ichthyosaurs, mosasaurs, plesiosaurs, and turtles), some are those of birds and pterosaurs that soared above it.

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The writing style is suitable for lay readers, but fossil descriptions and inventory make the work a valuable academic reference/5(13). Dinosaurs and other Mesozoic reptiles of California User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. This work is a catalog of every known fossil dinosaur and Mesozoic-era ( million million years ago) reptile found in California.5/5(1).

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These include turtles, crocodiles, lizards, and dinosaurs such as armored ankylosaurs, duck-billed hadrosaurs, and a variety of carnivorous dinosaurs. Richard Hilton is the first to tell the unsung story of the dinosaurs and reptiles of land, sea, and sky that lived in California and Baja California during the Mesozoic era ( million Buy Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California by Richard P Hilton, Kevin Padian, PhD (Foreword by), Ken Kirkland (Illustrator) online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California by Richard P. Hilton (, Hardcover) at. The only dinosaur ever to be discovered in southern California, and of the few dinosaurs to be discovered in the entire state, Aletopelta was a foot-long, two-ton ankylosaur, and thus a close relative of the much later and better-known many prehistoric animals, Aletopelta was discovered completely by accident; a road crew was doing construction work near Carlsbad, and the.

This richly illustrated book clothes the skeletons of dinosaurs and other Mesozoic reptiles with flesh, and shows how these fascinating animals evolved and probably lived. "Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California" Richard Hilton Richard Hilton of Sierra College, Rocklin, discusses "Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California" and his book published with the same title.

Feb. 22. Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico Book Description: This overview of dinosaur discoveries in Mexico synthesizes current information about the geography and environment of the region during the Mesozoic when it was the western margin of the ancient continent of Pangea.Paleontologist Richard Hilton’s book Dinosaurs and Other Mesozoic Reptiles of California lays out some of the other finds, many of which are unimpressively scraptacular– fragments of other duckbills, teeth of raptors, tantalizing tidbits from Baja, and a partial skeleton of a carnivorous dinosaur named Labocania anomala that is.

"Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico is an up-to-date, informative volume on an area that has not been comprehensively described until now." Birdbooker Report "I would suggest Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico to those who are interested in Mesozoic :