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By Jack M. Callaway,Elizabeth L. Nicholls

Vertebrate evolution has resulted in the convergent visual appeal of many teams of initially terrestrial animals that now stay within the sea. between those teams are everyday 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, frequently wrongly known as "dinosaurs", are extinct. This edited booklet is dedicated to those extinct teams of marine reptiles. those reptilian analogs signify valuable types of the myriad variations that allow tetrapods to reside within the ocean.

  • First booklet in additional than eighty years committed solely to fossil marine reptiles
  • Documents the most up-tp-date examine on extinct marine reptiles
  • Prepared via the world's so much renowned specialists within the field
  • Well illustrated

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