Paleontological Journal

, Volume 42, Issue 6, pp 607–614

The placoderm Plourdosteus livonicus (Eastman) in the early Frasnian of the Central Devonian Field and the trophic structure of the Mikhailovskii Fish Assemblage


DOI: 10.1134/S0031030108060063

Cite this article as:
Moloshnikov, S.V. Paleontol. J. (2008) 42: 607. doi:10.1134/S0031030108060063


The placoderm Plourdosteus livonicus (Eastman) (Euarthrodira, Coccosteina) from the Upper Timanian Mikhailovskii Fish Assemblage of the Central Devonian Field is described. The composition and structure of the assemblage are discussed and compared with later Frasnian fish assemblages of the Central Devonian Field.

Key words

Placodermi Devonian Early Frasnian Central Devonian Field European Russia 

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© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Earth Science MuseumMoscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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