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Additions to the list of Tasmanian fossils of upper Palaeozoic age
Johnston, Robert Mackenzie (1889) Additions to the list of Tasmanian fossils of upper Palaeozoic age. Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 137-141.
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Description of fossils found in the neighbourhood of Hobart. Fourteen species
have already been noted in my recent work on the Geology of
Tasmania.With some degree of confidence, the most
typical of each group of fossils were selected. By this means a large
number of variable specimens has been reduced to six species, all of which I have
been able, with some degree of confidence, to refer to types of
well-known fossils occurring with many of their associates in
rocks of the same age in Europe. Fairly good photographs
have been taken of these, and the following are the determinations
which I have been able to arrive at.
Includes photgraphs of fossils. Includes illustrations of Tasmanian Brachiopods.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 137-141|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.
|Date Deposited:||10 Dec 2012 03:57|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:46|
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