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Fossil chitons of western North America.

Samuel Stillman Berry

Fossil chitons of western North America.

by Samuel Stillman Berry

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Published by The Academy in [San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chitons, Fossil.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy S. Stillman Berry ...
    SeriesProceedings of the California academy of sciences. 4th ser., vol. XI, no. 18
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .C253 vol. xi, no. 18
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[399]-524, [1] p.
    Number of Pages524
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6654218M
    LC Control Number23008075
    OCLC/WorldCa4619052

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Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Cited by: 3. Fossil molluscan assemblages from the Pacific Coast of North America have been studied for more than a century but reports of chitons as part of these assemblages are extremely scant. This preliminary report shows that chitons are consistently present in Eocene-Oligocene strata in western North America.

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For the next two years Berry studied the Institution's cephalopod specimens and produced a series of reports partially funded by the Institution on the chitons of North America.

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The Polyplacophora, or chitons, differ from all other mollusks in several anatomical particulars. The most striking is that the shell consists of eight somewhat overlapping calcareous plates or valves (Fig. 1) instead of a single shell or pair of shells, as in the gastropods and the valves are embedded in a tough, muscular girdle, which holds them in place while allowing.

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