Agnatha

Pteraspidomorphi Goodrich, 1909

Taxon ID: 271 / 2012-05-10
Fossil group: Agnatha
Belongs to:
Stratigraphic range: Alam-Ordoviitsium Ülem-Devon (within ca. 488.3–354.0 million years)
Baltoscandian species (in database):
Selection of related publications
Glinskiy, V. 2018. Phylogenetic relationships of psammosteid heterostracans (Pteraspidiformes), Devonian jawless vertebrates. Biological Communications 62, 4, 219-292. DOI:10.21638/11701/spbu03.2017.402
Glinskiy, V. N. & Pinakhina, D. V. 2018. New data on psammosteid heterostracans (Pteraspidomorpha) and acanthodians (Acanthodii) from the Pärnu Regional Stage (Lower Eifelian, Middle Devonian) of Estonia . Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 67, 1, 76-87. DOI:10.3176/earth.2018.05
Glinskiy, V. N. & Nilov, S. P. 2017. A new psammosted (Agnatha, Heterostraci) from the Amata Regional Stage of the Main Devonian Field and morpho-histological types of discrete micromeric elements in the family Psammosteidae. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 66, 2, 59-76. DOI:10.3176earth.2017.05
Glinskiy, V. & Mark-Kurik, E. 2016. Revision of Psammosteus livonicus Obruchev (Agnatha, Heterostraci) from the Devonian Amata Regional Stage of the NW of the East European Platform . Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 65, 1, 1-18. DOI:10.3176/earth.2016.02
Dec, M. 2015. A new Tolypelepidid (Agnatha, Heterostraci) from the Late Silurian of Poland. Journal of Paleontology 89, 4, 1-8. DOI:10.1017/jpa.2015.28
Tuuling, T. 2015. A specimen of Psammolepis in the Gauja Formation (Estonia). bakalaureusetöö, pp. 1-31.
Keating, J. N., Marquart, C. L. & Donoghue, C. J. 2015. Histology of the Heterostracan Dermal Skeleton: Insight Into the Origin of the Vertebrate Mineralised Skeleton. Journal of Morphology 276, 6, 657-680. DOI:10.1002/jmor.20370
Märss, T., Afanassieva, O. & Blom, H. 2014. Biodiversity of the Silurian osteostracans of the East Baltic. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Earth Sciences 105, 2, 73-148. DOI:10.1017/S1755691014000218
Johanson, Z., Smith, M., Kearsley, A., Pilecki, P., Mark-Kurik, E. & Howard, C. 2013. Origins of bone repair in the armour of fossil fish: response to a deep wound by cells depositing dentine instead of dermal bone. Biology Letters 9, 5, 1-5. DOI:10.1098/rsbl.2013.0144
Mark-Kurik, E., Blieck, A., Burrow, C. J. & Turner, S. 2013. Early Devonian fishes from coastal De Long Strait, central Chukotka, Arctic Russia. Geodiversitas 35, 3, 545-578. DOI:10.5252/g2013n3a3
Wilson, M. V. H. & Märss, T. 2012. Anatomy of the Silurian thelodont Phlebolepis elegans Pander. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 61, 4, 261-276. DOI:10.3176/earth.2012.4.06
Märss, T. 2011. A unique Late Silurian Thelodus squamation from Saaremaa (Estonia) and its ontogenetic development. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 60, 3, 137-146. DOI:10.317/earth.2011.3.02
Märss, T. & Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. 2009. Late Silurian - Early Devonian tessellated heterostracan Oniscolepis Pander, 1856 from the East Baltic and North Timan. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 58, 1, 43-62. DOI:10.3176/earth.2009.1.05
Lebedev, O. A., Mark-Kurik. E., Karatajūtė- Talimaa, V., Lukševičs, E. & Ivanov, A. 2009. Bite marks as evidence of predation in early vertebrates. Acta Zoologica 90, Suppl. 1, 344-356. DOI:10.111/j.1463-6395.2008.00344x
Lukševičs, E., Lebedev, O., Mark-Kurik, E. & Karatajūtė- Talimaa, V. 2009. The earliest evidence of host-parasite interactions in vertebrates. Acta Zoologica 90, Suppl. 1, 335-343. DOI:10.11117j.1463-6395.2008.00362x
Märss, T., Kleesment, A., & Niit, M. 2008. Karksilepis parva gen. et sp. nov. (Chondrichthyes) from the Burtnieki Regional Stage, Middle Devonian of Estonia. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 57, 4, 219-230. DOI:10.3176/earth.2008.4.02
Märss, T. & Wilson, M. V. H. 2008. Buccopharyngo-branchial denticles of Phlebolepis elegans Pander (Thelodonti, Agnatha). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28, 3, 601-612. DOI:10.1671/0272-4634(2008)28[601:BDOPEP]2.0.CO;2
Märss, T., Turner, S. & Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. 2007. "Agnatha" II. Thelodonti. . Handbook of Paleoichthyology, pp. 1-143.
Märss, T. 2006. Exoskeletal ultrasculpture of early vertebrates. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 26, 2, 235-252.
Märss, T. 2006. Thelodonts (Agnatha) from the basal beds of the Kuressaare Stage, Ludlow, Upper Silurian of Estonia. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 55, 1, 43-66.
Märss, T. 2005. Thelodont Oeselia mosaica gen. et sp. nov. from the Wenlock and Ludlow of the East Baltic. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 54, 3, 181-190.
Elliott, D. K. & Mark-Kurik, E. 2005. A review of the lateral line sensory system in psammosteid heterostracans. Revista Brasileira de Paleontologia 8, 2, 99-108.
Novitskaya L. I. 2004. Subclass Heterostraci. Heterostracans. Agnathans and Early Fishes, pp. 69-207.
Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. & Märss, T. 2004. Subclass Thelodonti. Thelodonts. Agnathans and Early Fishes, pp. 12-68.
Märss, T. & Miller, C. G. 2004. Thelodonts and distribution of associated conodonts from the Llandovery-lowermost Lochkovian of the Welsh Borderland. Palaeontology 47, 5, 1211-1265. DOI:10.1111/j.0031-0239.2004.00409.x
Märss, T. 2003. Paralogania from the Rootsiküla (Wenlock) and Paadla (Ludlow) stages of Estonia. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 52, 2, 98-112.
Märss, T., Perens, H. & Klaos, T. 2003. Sedimentation of the Himmiste-Kuigu fish bed (Ludlow of Estonia) and taphonomy of the Phlebolepis elegans Pander (Thelodonti) shoal. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 52, 4, 239-265.
Märss, T. & Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. 2002. Ordovician and Lower Silurian thelodonts from Severnaya Zemlya Archipelago (Russia). Geodiversitas 24, 2, 381-403.
Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. & Märss, T. 2002. Upper Silurian thelodonts from Severnaya Zemlya Archipelago (Russia). Geodiversitas 24, 2, 405-443.
Upeniece, I. 2001. The unique fossil assemblage from the Lode Quarry (Upper Devonian, Latvia). Mitt. Mus. Naturkd. Berlin, Geowiss. , 4, 101-119.
Mark-Kurik, E. 2000. The Middle Devonian fishes of the Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia) and Belarus. Cour. Forsch.- Inst. Senckenberg , 223, 309-324.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1999. Psammosteid microremains from the Middle Devonian (Givetian) of Estonia. Modern Geology 24, 1, 1-21.
Märss, T. & Ritchie, A. 1998. Articulated thelodonts (Agnatha) of Scotland. Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Earth Sciences 88, 3, 143-195. DOI:10.1017/S026359330000691X
Raukas, A. & Teedumäe, A. (eds) 1997. Geology and Mineral Resources of Estonia.
Märss, T. 1997. Vertebrates of the Pridoli and Silurian-Devonian boundary beds in Europe. Modern Geology 21, 17-41.
Märss, T. 1996. Loganellia (Thelodonti, Agnatha) from the Jaagarahu Stage, Wenlock, Estonia. Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 45, 4, 189-202.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1993. Notes on the squamation in psammosteids. Modern Geology 18, 1, 107-114.
Märss, T. 1992. The structure of growth layers of Silurian fish scales as a potential evidence of the environmental changes. Fossil Fishes as Living Animals. Mark-Kurik, E. (Eds.), pp. 41-48.
Fredholm, D. 1990. Agnathan vertebrates in the Lower Silurian of Gotland, Sweden. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar 112, 1, 61-84. DOI:10.1080/11035899009453162
Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. 1989. Skalviaspis narbutasi gen. et sp. nov., a New Representative of the Pteraspidida (Heterostraci) from the East Baltic Lower Devonian. Geologija 10, 79-93.
Märss, T. 1989. Vertebrates. A Global Standard for The Silurian System. National Museum of Wales, Geological Series 9. Eds: Holland, C. H. & Bassett, M. G., pp. 284-289.
Märss, T. 1986. Silurian Vertebrates of Estonia and West Latvia. Fossilia Baltica 1, 1-104.
Märss, T. 1986. Squamation of the thelodont agnathan Phlebolepis. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 6, 1, 1-11. DOI:10.1080/02724634.1986.10011593
Novitskaya, L. 1983. Morphology of the early agnathans. Transactions of the Paleontological Institute (PIN) 196, 1-183.
Märss, T. 1982. Thelodus admirabilis n. sp. (Agnatha) from the Upper Silurian of the East Baltic. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Geology 31, 3, 112-115.
Märss, T. 1979. Lateral line sensory system of the Ludlovian thelodont Phlebolepis elegans Pander. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Geology 28, 3, 108-111.
Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. 1978. Silurian and Devonian thelodonts of the USSR and Spitsbergen.
Märss, T. 1977. Structure of Tolypelepis from the Baltic Upper Silurian. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Chemistry and Geology 26, 1, 57-69.
Märss, T. 1977. The Upper Silurian cyathaspid Archegonaspis from the East Baltic. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Chemistry and Geology 26, 2, 129-133.
Mark-Kurik, E. & Novitskaya, L. 1977. The Early Devonian fish fauna on Novaya Zemlya.. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Chemistry and Geology 26, 2, 143-149.
Mark-Kurik, E 1974. Discovery of new Devonian fish localities in the Soviet Arctic. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Chemistry and Geology 23, 4, 332-335.
Novitskaya, L. I. 1971. Diagnostic evaluation of ornamentation in Agnatha and Pisces. Paleontologicheski Zhurnal , 4, 82-96.
Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. 1970. Downtonian fish fauna of Lithuania, Estonia and northern Timan. Palaeontology and Stratigraphy of the Baltic and Byelorussia. No II. Ed: Grigelis, A. A., pp. 33-66.
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Obruchev, D. & Mark-Kurik, E. 1968. On the evolution of the Psammosteids (Heterostraci). Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Geology 17, 3, 279-284.
Mark-Kurik, E. J. 1966. On some injuries of psammosteid exoskeleton (Agnatha). The organism and environment in the geological past. Ed: Hecker, R. F., pp. 55-60.
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