Revision of the Silurian and Early Devonian Chonetoidean Brachiopods of Southeastern Australia

@article{Strusz2000RevisionOT,
  title={Revision of the Silurian and Early Devonian Chonetoidean Brachiopods of Southeastern Australia},
  author={Desmond L. Strusz},
  journal={Records of The Australian Museum},
  year={2000},
  volume={52},
  pages={245-287}
}
  • D. L. Strusz
  • Published 13 December 2000
  • Geology
  • Records of The Australian Museum
Thirty-eight species of ostensibly chonetoid brachiopods (some under open nomenclature) have been described from the Silurian and Lower Devonian rocks of southeastern Australia, although most are neither widely distributed nor abundant. Descriptions of many have been based on inadequate material, and in one significant case ( Johnsonetes australis) the original material is lost, necessitating selection of a neotype to resolve formally the identity of that species in comparison with the similar… 

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