5 edition of Prehistoric marine reptiles found in the catalog.
Prehistoric marine reptiles
Judy A. Massare
Describes the prehistoric reptiles which inhabited the waters at the time that the dinosaurs were ruling on land.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 59) and index.
|Statement||Judy A. Massare.|
|LC Classifications||QE861 .M37 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||63 p. :|
|Number of Pages||63|
|LC Control Number||91017057|
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Ancient Marine Reptiles is devoted to these extinct groups of marine reptiles. These reptilian analogs represent useful models of the myriad adaptations that permit tetrapods to live in the ocean. Key Features * Prehistoric marine reptiles book book in more than 80 years devoted exclusively to fossil marine reptiles * Documents the most current Prehistoric marine reptiles book on extinct marine reptiles/5(9).
Dr. Massare describes the fascinating creatures that lived in the oceans of the Earth during the Age of Dinosaurs. While these animals were not dinosaurs, they were certainly every bit as large, interesting and unusual.
The book is organized by time period (Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous) and discusses each of the major groups of marine reptiles (Ichthyosaurs, Plesiosaurs, Marine /5(2). The book is organized by time period (Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous) and discusses each of the major groups of marine reptiles (Ichthyosaurs, Plesiosaurs, Marine Crocodiles and Mosasaurs).
Well illustrated with color photographs and paintings, this is an excellent resource book for juveniles and budding paleontologists.4/5(1). Prehistoric marine reptiles sea monsters during the age of dinosaurs by Judy A.
Massare. Published by F. Watts in New York. Written in EnglishPages: Prehistoric sea reptiles swam the worlds oceans during the time of the dinosaurs. This text presents 10 of the most fascinating sea reptiles, including the Ichthyosaurus and Plesiosaurus.
The texts manageable language and layout present facts about sea reptiles in a /5. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Prehistoric marine reptiles: sea monsters during the age of dinosaurs by Massare, Judy A.
Publication date Topics Marine reptiles, Fossil, Paleontology, Reptiles, Fossil, Prehistoric. Marine reptiles have long been overlooked and overshadowed by dinosaurs in vertebrate palaeontology books and children’s books on prehistoric life, but this is slowly changing: look out dinosaurs, here come the sea monsters.
The book is available from Amazonfor a very reasonable price. Sea Monsters– Prehistoric Creatures of the Deep. Ichthyosaurus belonged to the ichthyosaur group; it was a prehistoric marine reptile that lived during the Early Jurassic Period approximately million years ago.
It is estimated that an adult Ichthyosaurus grew up to feet in length and could weigh as much as pounds. Ichthyosaurus was similar in appearance to the modern dolphin. Prehistoric Giants (Other Than Dinosaurs) • Level Y 5 6 13 cda 8 07 Scientists divide Earth’s history into several different periods of time.
These periods are grouped into different eras. The chart on page 7 shows in what periods and eras the animals in this book lived. As you read this book, pay to pieces. The CFDC houses a wide variety of prehistoric sea-life including Bruce the Mosasaur, the largest mosasaur on display in the world.
The book focuses on marine reptiles, fish and other organisms that used swim right here in Southern Manitoba in the Western Interior Seaway which covered much of the province millions of years : Chris Sumner.
Paleontology: Ancient Marine Reptiles is a four-lesson course teaching a comprehensive overview of the evolutionary changes that occur when air-breathing terrestrial animals return to water. This course examines the diversity, adaptations, convergence, and phylogenetic relationships of extinct marine reptiles.
The spine remains undamaged. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Prehistoric Marine Reptiles: Sea Monsters During the Age of Dinosaurs by Judy A. Massare A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.
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Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library. Marine reptiles were actually the first big prehistoric reptiles discovered by fossil hunters. The earliest marine reptiles evolved from land reptiles roughly million years ago (mya). Earth’s climate was getting warmer then, and so were the oceans, which favored the evolution and spread of the ectothermic (cold-blooded) reptiles.
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Series Title: Dinosaurs series. Responsibility: Rebecca Johnson ; illustrated by Paul Lennon. XVI. MARINE REPTILES was published in Prehistoric Life on page The film Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure journeys 80 million years back in time to an age when mighty dinosaurs dominated the land—and an astonishing assortment of ferocious creatures swam, hunted, and fought for survival beneath the vast, mysterious prehistoric seas.
Get activities and multimedia to help your students understand prehistoric marine reptiles and the scientists who study. The tone of the book is in keeping with the aims of the movie, to simultaneously entertain and educate. Marine reptiles have long been overlooked and overshadowed by dinosaurs in vertebrate palaeontology books and children’s books on prehistoric life, but this is slowly changing: look out dinosaurs, here come the sea monsters.
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As the dinosaurs, because of their long and successful reign for many millions of years, are almost exclusively dealt with in their own category of prehistoric life. The category covers all the non-dinosaurian reptiles which are often erroneously considered to be dinosaurs, such .In a nutshell: This beautifully-illustrated book provides an excellent, concept-driven overview of Mesozoic sea reptiles.
Includes scale drawings, a guide to other resources about prehistoric sea monsters, a glossary, and an index. A great educational value that will offer kids insights into the ways that paleontologists reconstruct the past.Jun 9, - These are artistic reconstructions of prehistoric marine reptiles; such as Plesiosaurus, Elasmosaurus, Mosasaurus to name but a few.
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