The anatomy of Turinia pagei (Powrie), and the phylogenetic status of the Thelodonti

@article{Donoghue2001TheAO,
  title={The anatomy of Turinia pagei (Powrie), and the phylogenetic status of the Thelodonti},
  author={P. Donoghue and M. Smith},
  journal={Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences},
  year={2001},
  volume={92},
  pages={15 - 37}
}
  • P. Donoghue, M. Smith
  • Published 2001
  • Biology
  • Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: Earth Sciences
Little is known regarding the internal anatomy of thelodonts, with most of the available information coming from a single specimen, the holotype of Turinia pagei (Powrie. [...] Key Result T. pagei possessed a branchial system composed of eight pairs of gills, a buccal/nasohypophyseal region lined with minute denticles, comparable to buccopharyngeal denticles of sharks, and possessed a stomach which is preserved by sediment in®ll in the holotype specimen.Expand
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