History of the Australian vegetation : Cretaceous to recent / edited by Robert S. Hill.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1994.
Description
x, 433 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.

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Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents
  • The Australian fossil plant record : an introduction / R.S. Hill -- Maps of late Mesozoic-Cenozoic Gondwana break-up : some palaeogeographical implications / G.E. Wilford and P.J. Brown -- The background : 144 million years of Australian palaeoclimate and palaeogeography / P.G. Quilty -- Palaeobotanical evidence for Tertiary climates / D.R. Greenwood -- Landscapes of Australia : their nature and evolution / G. Taylor -- Patterns in the history of Australia's mammals and inferences about palaeohabitats / M. Archer, S.J. Hand & H. Godthelp -- Australian Tertiary phytogeography : evidence from palynology / H.A. Martin -- Cretaceous vegetation : the microfossil record / M.E. Dettmann -- Cretaceous vegetation : the macrofossil record / J.G. Douglas -- Early Tertiary vegetation : evidence from spores and pollen / M.K. Macphail ... [et al.] -- The early Tertiary macrofloras of continental Australia / D.C. Christophel -- Cenozoic vegetation in Tasmania : macrofossil evidence / R.J. Carpenter, R.S. Hill & G.J. Jordan -- The Neogene : a period of transition / A.P. Kershaw, H.A. Martin & J.R.C. McEwen Mason.
  • The Oligo-Miocene coal floras of southeastern Australia / D.T. Blackburn & I.R.K. Sluiter -- Quaternary vegetation / G.S. Hope -- The history of selected Australian taxa / R.S. Hill.
Other title(s)
Australian vegetation, Cretaceous to recent
ISBN
  • 0521401976
  • 9780521401975
LCCN
93032747
OCLC
28722137
RCP
N - O