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PALEO NEWS:       The Paleontological Institute is pleased to announce the publication of the two latest articles in Treatise Online:

Carrie E. Schweitzer, Rodney M. Feldmann, Hiroaki Karasawa, and Alessandro Garassino. 2015.
Part R, Revised, Volume 1, Chapter 8H: Systematic Descriptions: Infraorder Achelata
Treatise Online 67:1-17, 12 figs.

Frank K. McKinney and Patrick N. Wyse Jackson. 2015.
Part G, Revised, Volume 2, Chapter 8A: Order Fenestrata: Morphology and Growth
Treatise Online 66:1-91, 54 figs.

AND THAT'S NOT ALL:       The Paleontological Institute is also pleased to announce two new publications in the Paleontological Contributions series:

Paleontological Contributions 12, Joseph Carter, Cristian Altaba, Laurie Anderson, David Campbell, Zongjie Fang, Peter Harries, and Peter Skelton, 2015, The paracladistic approach to phylogenetic taxonomy.

Paleontological Contributions 13, Rosemary Baron-Szabo and Stephen Cairns, 2015, A new rhizangiid genus from the Miocene of North America (Sclerangia n. gen.; Florida, USA).

These and other Paleontlogical Contributions articles can be downloaded from the KU ScholarWorks site (

BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE:       The Paleontological Institute is even more pleased to announce the availability of its latest publication: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part E (Revised), Porifera, volumes 4 and 5.

Comprised of the work of 15 authors and covering the hypercalcified sponges (i.e., stromatoporoids, chaetetids, and their allies), this large, two-volumes set is now available for purchase. Members of the Palaeontological Association and the Paleontological Society can take advantage of a 20% discount through their members’ web sites.

   Last Updated 8/28/2015