Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation

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ISBN: 978-3-642-25037-8 (Print) 978-3-642-25038-5 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-7

    Paleontology in Ecology and Conservation: An Introduction

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    Pages 9-22

    Paleontology and Ecology: Their Common Origins and Later Split

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    Pages 23-38

    Ecology Needs a Paleontological Perspective

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    Pages 39-67

    Reconciling Scale in Paleontological and Neontological Data: Dimensions of Time, Space, and Taxonomy

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    Pages 69-91

    Building Links Between Ecology and Paleontology Using Taphonomic Studies of Recent Vertebrate Communities

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    Pages 93-116

    Paleoecology in an Era of Climate Change: How the Past Can Provide Insights into the Future

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    Pages 117-146

    The Ecology of Morphology: The Ecometrics of Locomotion and Macroenvironment in North American Snakes

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    Pages 147-169

    Biodiversity, Paleozoology, and Conservation Biology

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    Pages 171-192

    Long-Term Trends in Lineage ‘Health’ of the Australian Koala (Mammalia:Phascolarctidae): Using Paleo-diversity to Prioritize Species for Conservation

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    Pages 193-225

    The Past and Future of the Mammoth Steppe Ecosystem

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    Pages 227-238

    The Future of Mammals in Southeast Asia: Conservation Insights from the Fossil Record

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    Pages 239-251

    Conservation Implications of Fossil Roan Antelope (Hippotragus equinus) in Southern Africa’s Cape Floristic Region

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    Pages 253-262

    Paleoecology and Conservation Paleobiology: Future Directions

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 263-273