Table of contents for Origin and early evolution of the Metazoa / edited by Jere H. Lipps and Philip W. Signor.

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Introduction: Origen and Early Radiation of the Metazoa; P.W. Signor, J.H. Lipps. The Late Proterozoic: Faunas and Facies; J.W. Mount, P.W. Signor. Biological and Biogeochemical Preludes to the Ediacaran Radiation; A.H. Knoll. Vendian Faunas of the World: Vendian Faunas and the Early Evolution of Metazoa; M.A. Fedonkin. Function and Ecological Interpretations of the Vendian Fauna; R.J.F. Jenkins. Radiations of the Cabrian Faunas: The Lower Cambrian Fossil Record of the USSR; A.Yu. Rozanov, A. Zhuravlev. Lower Cambrian of Southeastern Newfoundland; E. Landing. Overview of the Proterozoic/Cambrian Radiations: Early Radiation of Biomineralizing Phyla; S. Bengtson, S.C. Morris. OceanAtmosphere Chemistry and Evolution Across the PrecambrianCambrian Boundary; M. Brasier. 7 additional articles. Index.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Evolutionary paleobiology.
Paleontology -- Cambrian.
Paleontology -- Precambrian.