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Other articles where Lower Devonian Series is discussed: Devonian Period: Southern Hemisphere: The marine Lower Devonian shows some affinity with the Bokkeveld in South Africa, which in turn has strong links with South America. No Devonian strata are known in Africa between the Bokkeveld and sections in Ghana and northwestern Africa. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Looking for Lower Devonian? Find out information about Lower Devonian. The earliest epoch of the Devonian period of geologic time, extending from about . The Lower Devonian system is well represented in Tennessee, forming part of an almost unbroken sequence of deposits ranging in age from the Middle Silurian to upper Lower Devonian. The Ross Formation of west-central Tennessee contains the most diverse and abundant Lower Devonian invertebrate fauna and this guide focuses.
The Devonian ancestors of fishes living today belonged to two main nonarmored groups. The cartilaginous fish, so-called because cartilage formed their skeletons, later gave rise to sharks and rays. The latter are probably of Late Emsian age and appear to represent the highest fossiliferous Lower Devonian strata in the Great Basin. The brachiopods of the Elythyna beds are most closely related to those of the E. pinyonensis Zone below and not to faunas from succeeding beds that can be confidently identified with the Middle Devonian. Apr 15, · To the Internet Archive Community, Time is running out: please help the Internet Archive today. The average donation is $ If everyone chips in $5, we can keep our website independent, strong and ad-free. Right now, a generous supporter will match your donation 2 . On the Identity of the Upper Old Red Sandstone with the Uppermost Devonian (the Marwood Beds of Murchiso and Sedgewick), and of the Middle and Lower Old Red with the Middle and Lower Devonian. A rare original article from the British Association for the Advancement of Science report,
The Devonian is also notable for the rapid diversification in fish. Benthic, jawless, armored fish are common by the Lower Devonian. These early fish include a number of different groups. By the the Middle Devonian, placoderms, the first jawed fish, appear. Many of . Jan 25, · The only good example, however, of a Palaeozoic scorpion with gill-like structures preserved is the Lower Devonian Waeringoscorpio5,6. Portions of book-lungs have now been discovered in Cited by: Review of the Upper Silurian and Lower Devonian articulate brachiopods of Podolia. Book · January costalula from the lower Devonian of Bohemia, as well as with C. (P.) costatuloides. Download RIS citations. TY - BOOK TI - Lower Devonian Fenestrata (Bryozoa) of the Prague Basin, Barrandian area, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia / VL - n.s. no ().