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  • A review of the Australian Cretaceous longipinnate ichthyosaur Platypterygius, (Ichthyosauria, Ichthyopterygia).

    Did ichthyosaurs fly? Probably not, no

  • Cretaceous Ichthyosauria, Plesiosauria, or Pterosauria less embryonic, or more differentiated, species than those of the

    Essays

  • The ancestors of Terebratulina caput serpentis may have been present at a battle of Ichthyosauria in that part of the sea which, when the chalk was forming, flowed over the site of

    Autobiography and Selected Essays

  • That while even "horse ancestry" fails to supply such a desideratum, in very strongly marked and exceptional kinds (such as the Ichthyosauria, Chelonia, and Anoura), the absence of links is very important and significant.

    On the Genesis of Species

  • This, of course, is especially the case as regards the marine Ichthyosauria and Plesiosauria, of which such numbers of remains have been discovered.

    On the Genesis of Species

  • Thus the great oceanic Mammalia -- the whales -- show striking resemblances to those prodigious, extinct, marine reptiles, the Ichthyosauria, and this not only in structures readily referable to similarity of habit, but in such matters as greatly elongated premaxillary bones, together with the concealment of certain bones of the skull by other cranial bones.

    On the Genesis of Species

  • Polyzoa and the pedicellari√¶ of Echinoderms, between Ichthyosauria and

    On the Genesis of Species

  • Thus those remarkable fossil reptiles, the Ichthyosauria and

    On the Genesis of Species

  • The ancestors of Terebratulina caput serpentis may have been present at a battle of Ichthyosauria in that part of the sea which, when the chalk was forming, flowed over the site of Hastings.

    Autobiography and Selected Essays

  • The ancestors of _Terebratulina caput serpentis_ may have been present at a battle of Ichthyosauria in that part of the sea which, when the chalk was forming, flowed over the site of Hastings.

    Young Folks' Library, Volume XI (of 20) Wonders of Earth, Sea and Sky

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