Trilobites of New York: an illustrated guide

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Comstock Pub. Associates, 2002 - Nature - 203 pages
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This superbly illustrated book reviews the trilobite fossils found throughout New York State, including their biology, methods of taphonomy (preservation of specimens), and the broader Paleozoic geology of the state. A general chapter on the geology of New York State places the importance of these now-extinct invertebrate marine animals into context. Sixty-seven line drawings and 175 black-and-white photographs illustrate individual species, many represented here by type specimens, and display the eerie beauty that has made New York State trilobites favorites of collectors the world over.

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Whiteley has retired as Associate Director of Photographic Research at Eastman Kodak.

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