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The Crato fossil beds of Brazil: window into an ancient world

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The Crato fossil beds of Brazil: window into an ancient world. / Martill, David (Editor); Bechly, G. (Editor); Loveridge, Bob (Editor).

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007. 625 p.

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Harvard

Martill, D, Bechly, G & Loveridge, B (eds) 2007, The Crato fossil beds of Brazil: window into an ancient world. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

APA

Martill, D., Bechly, G., & Loveridge, B. (Eds.) (2007). The Crato fossil beds of Brazil: window into an ancient world. Cambridge University Press.

Vancouver

Martill D, (ed.), Bechly G, (ed.), Loveridge B, (ed.). The Crato fossil beds of Brazil: window into an ancient world. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. 625 p.

Author

Martill, David (Editor) ; Bechly, G. (Editor) ; Loveridge, Bob (Editor). / The Crato fossil beds of Brazil: window into an ancient world. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007. 625 p.

Bibtex

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