Cambrian, Ozarkian and Canadian faunas of northwest Greenland.

by Christian Poulsen

Publisher: In commission at C.A. Reitzel in Copenhagen

Written in English
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  • Paleontology -- Cambrian.,
  • Paleontology -- Ordovician.,
  • Paleontology -- Greenland.,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Cambrian.,
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Ordovician.,
  • Geology -- Greenland.

Edition Notes

StatementBy Chr. Poulsen. With 8 plates ...
ContributionsKoch, Lauge, 1892-1964.
LC ClassificationsQE726 .P6 1927
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p.l., [239]-348, [2] p., 8 l.
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16971678M
LC Control Number32031662

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Get this from a library. The Cambrian, Ozarkian and Canadian faunas of Northwest Greenland. [Christian Poulsen]. In time, there were about 5, settlers in Greenland. The official records indicate that two sizable Norse settlements had been founded in fjords on the southwestern coast of the island.

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Abstract. Greenland, with a surface area of about 2, km 2, is the largest island in the is composed of a central depression, now totally filled by the Inland Ice, and a mountainous coastal “ice-free” zone forming 20% of the total by: Faunas from the base of the Iberian “lowest” Middle Cambrian “Leonian Stage” (designation abandoned) correlate largely into the second trilobite zone of the “Tissafinian” and are now.

The Fauna of Greenland [Ad. Jensen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Cambrian Geology and Paleontology/Volume 2/Abrupt appearance of the Cambrian Fauna on the North American Continent is the imperfection of the geological record as known Cambrian us that is the cause of the present uncertainty as to the pre-Cambrian faunas, and the abrupt appearance of the Cambrian fauna.

on the main line of the Canadian. Title. On the Cambrian faunas of North America preliminary studies / Related Titles. Series: Bulletin of the United States geological survey. Series: CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. Walcott, Charles D.

(Charles Doolittle), Title. Second contribution to the studies on the Cambrian faunas of North America. Related Titles.

Series: Bulletin of the United States geological survey. Series: CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle),   The Moroccan Atlas ranges provide sections which not only permit fine-scale biostratigraphic analysis of the basal part of the Middle Cambrian by means of typical West Gondwanan faunal elements, but also include exotic trilobites well known from other Cambrian continents or at least extremely rare in West Gondwana.

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