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Successional Speciation in Paleontology: The Case of the Oysters of the Sellaeformis Stock

Abstract
Reprinted from Evolution, v. 3, no. 1, March 1949. The purpose of this paper is to present a particular case of such a mode of speciation and to discuss problems involved therein. The example chosen is the stock of Cubitostrea sellaeformis (Conrad) [Mollusca, Pelecypoda], which contained 4 separate successional species of oysters and lived in Middle Eocene time in the ancient Gulf of MexicoReprinted from
Authors
Henryk B. Stenzel
Citation

Stenzel, H. B., 1949, Successional Speciation in Paleontology: The Case of the Oysters of the Sellaeformis Stock: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Report of Investigations No. 3, 17 p

Code
RI003
Number
3
Number of figures
8
Number of pages
17
Publisher
The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology
Series
Report of Investigation
Year
1949