Oryctocephalidae (Trilobita: Middle Cambrian) of Australia
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Oryctocephalidae (Trilobita: Middle Cambrian) of Australia by J. H. Shergold

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Published by Dept. of National Development, Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics in [Canberra] .
Written in English



  • Australia.


  • Oryctocephalidae.,
  • Paleontology -- Cambrian.,
  • Paleontology -- Australia.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 63-66.

Statementby J. H. Shergold.
SeriesAustralia. Dept. of National Development. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, bulletin 104, Bulletin (Australia. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics) ;, 104.
LC ClassificationsQE340 .A39 no. 104, QE823.C6 .A39 no. 104
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p.
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5103047M
LC Control Number74175224

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