Osteophygis (Testudines: Cheloniidae) from the Lower Tertiary of the Ouled Abdoun phosphate basin, Morocco

Ren Hirayama, Haiyan Tong

研究成果: Article

28 引用 (Scopus)

抄録

Osteopygis emarginatus Cope 1868 is described from the Lower Tertiary of the Ouled Abdoun phosphate basin, Morocco, on the basis of skulls and lower jaws. Osteopygis is a cosmopolitan turtle that had a wide geographical distribution during the Late Cretaceous and Paleocene. Osteopygis emarginatus is a very conservative species which crossed the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary without major changes.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)845-856
ページ数12
ジャーナルPalaeontology
46
発行部数5
出版物ステータスPublished - 2003 9
外部発表Yes

Fingerprint

Cheloniidae
Testudines
Morocco
skull
jaws
turtle
geographical distribution
Paleocene
turtles
phosphate
phosphates
basins
Cretaceous
basin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Palaeontology
  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics

これを引用

@article{f352878a41f94727847f93f72f30dfa2,
title = "Osteophygis (Testudines: Cheloniidae) from the Lower Tertiary of the Ouled Abdoun phosphate basin, Morocco",
abstract = "Osteopygis emarginatus Cope 1868 is described from the Lower Tertiary of the Ouled Abdoun phosphate basin, Morocco, on the basis of skulls and lower jaws. Osteopygis is a cosmopolitan turtle that had a wide geographical distribution during the Late Cretaceous and Paleocene. Osteopygis emarginatus is a very conservative species which crossed the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary without major changes.",
keywords = "Cheloniidae, Lower Tertiary, Morocco, Osteopygis, Palaeobiogeography, Systematics, Testudines",
author = "Ren Hirayama and Haiyan Tong",
year = "2003",
month = "9",
language = "English",
volume = "46",
pages = "845--856",
journal = "Palaeontology",
issn = "0031-0239",
publisher = "Wiley-Blackwell",
number = "5",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Osteophygis (Testudines

T2 - Cheloniidae) from the Lower Tertiary of the Ouled Abdoun phosphate basin, Morocco

AU - Hirayama, Ren

AU - Tong, Haiyan

PY - 2003/9

Y1 - 2003/9

N2 - Osteopygis emarginatus Cope 1868 is described from the Lower Tertiary of the Ouled Abdoun phosphate basin, Morocco, on the basis of skulls and lower jaws. Osteopygis is a cosmopolitan turtle that had a wide geographical distribution during the Late Cretaceous and Paleocene. Osteopygis emarginatus is a very conservative species which crossed the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary without major changes.

AB - Osteopygis emarginatus Cope 1868 is described from the Lower Tertiary of the Ouled Abdoun phosphate basin, Morocco, on the basis of skulls and lower jaws. Osteopygis is a cosmopolitan turtle that had a wide geographical distribution during the Late Cretaceous and Paleocene. Osteopygis emarginatus is a very conservative species which crossed the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary without major changes.

KW - Cheloniidae

KW - Lower Tertiary

KW - Morocco

KW - Osteopygis

KW - Palaeobiogeography

KW - Systematics

KW - Testudines

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0141838087&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0141838087&partnerID=8YFLogxK

M3 - Article

AN - SCOPUS:0141838087

VL - 46

SP - 845

EP - 856

JO - Palaeontology

JF - Palaeontology

SN - 0031-0239

IS - 5

ER -