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Drose, M.L. et al., 1997, Evaluating the ecological architecture of major events in the Phanerozoic history of marine invertebrate life: Geology, 25, 2, 167-170.

Comment- Bambach megaguild

Gould, S.J., 1989 Wonderful life: the Burgess Shale and the nature of history: Norton, N.Y., 347p.

Holland, C. H. and Hughes, C. 1979 Evolving life of the developing Caledonides, p. 387-404 in Harris, A. L., Holland, C. H., and Leake, B. E., eds. The Caledonides of the British Isles-reviewed, Geol. Soc. London Special Publication 8, Scottish Academic Press.

Lovelock, J.E. 1979. Gaia: A New Look at Life on Earth. Oxford University Press.

McSween, H.Y. , 1997 Evidence for life in a Martian meteorite?: GSA Today, 7, 7, 1-5.

Miller, A.I. and Mao, S., 1995 Association of orogenic activity with the Ordovician radiation of marine life: Geology, 23, 4, 305-308.

Comment- Middle and Late Ordovician taxa were more diversified in amd adjacent to foreland basins than on carbonate platforms.

Narbonne, G.M. , 1998 The Ediacara Biota: a terminal Neoproterozoic experiment in the evolution of life: GSA Today, 8, 2, 1-6.

Vermeij, G.J., 1987 Evolution and Escalation. An ecological History of Life: Princeton University Press, New Jersey, 527p.


Structural Provinces of North America.


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