Evolutionary radiation of the Jehol Biota: chronological and ecological perspectives

@article{Zhonghe2006EvolutionaryRO,
  title={Evolutionary radiation of the Jehol Biota: chronological and ecological perspectives},
  author={Zhou Zhonghe},
  journal={Geological Journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={41},
  pages={377-393}
}
The Jehol Biota, preserved in the lacustrine sediments of Liaoning Province, northeast China, has provided a new window for understanding Early Cretaceous terrestrial ecosystems. Based on recent geochronological and biostratigraphic studies of the fossil-bearing deposits, a preliminary temporal framework has been established and suggests that the Jehol Biota had lasted for at least I I Ma during the late Early Cretaceous (131-120 Ma). The development of the Jehol Biota can be divided into three… Expand

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