Ross, Andrew and Self, Anglea (2014) The fauna and flora of the Insect Limestone (late Eocene), Isle of Wight, UK Volume I: introduction, history and geology. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 104 (3-4). pp. 233-244. ISSN 1755-6910

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The Insect Limestone has long been known as a source of exquisitely preserved insects and other arthropods. It occurs on the north side of the Isle of Wight and is latest Eocene in age. A summary of the history of the study of the Insect Limestone is given, along with detailed stratigraphical and sedimentological information. This paper is the first in a thematic set of papers.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Q Science > QK Botany
Q Science > QL Zoology
Theme: Understanding the natural world
Department: Natural Sciences
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Depositing User: Ross Anderson
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2014 13:53
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2017 16:06

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