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Early Cretaceous polar biotas of Victoria, southeastern Australia—an overview of research to date

Poropat, Stephen F.; Martin, Sarah K.; Tosolini, Anne-Marie P; Wagstaff, Barbara E.; Bean, Lynne; Kear, Benjamin P.; Vickers-Rich, Patricia; Rich, Thomas H.


Although Cretaceous fossils (coal excluded) from Victoria, Australia, were first reported in the 1850s, it was not until the 1950s that detailed studies of these fossils were undertaken. Numerous fossil localities have been identified in Victoria since the 1960s, including the Koonwarra Fossil Bed (Strzelecki Group) near Leongatha, the Dinosaur Cove and Eric the Red West sites (Otway Group) at Cape Otway, and the Flat Rocks site (Strzelecki Group) near Cape Paterson. Systematic exploration...[Show more]

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Date published: 2018-05-08
Type: Journal article
Source: Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology
DOI: 10.1080/03115518.2018.1453085


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