Dawn of the Dinosaur Age: The Late Triassic & Early Jurassic by Thom Holmes PDF

By Thom Holmes

ISBN-10: 0816059608

ISBN-13: 9780816059607

"Dawn of the Dinosaur Age" offers the 1st act within the drama that might develop into the Mesozoic period, the Age of Reptiles. the increase of the 1st dinosaurs is the tale of chance and evolutionary innovation. the 1st dinosaurs, after dwelling within the shadows of bigger, extra dominant reptilian family, took good thing about significant mass extinctions on the finish of the Triassic interval to take over niches as soon as occupied through their predecessors. during doing so, dinosaurs fast radiated to frequent geographic levels and commenced an evolutionary direction that ended in the improvement of 2 significant teams of dinosaurs, the Saurischia and Ornithischia.The overdue Triassic and Early Jurassic sessions have been a time of experimentation in dinosaur evolution because the earliest herbivorous and predaceous dinosaurs tailored more and more really expert physique types and existence. "Dawn of the Dinosaur Age" explores the roots of the dinosaur genealogy and the approach to life and radiation of the 1st carnivorous and herbivorous dinosaurs.

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