Placodermi McCoy, 1848


Taxon ID: 273 / 2013-10-28
Belongs to:
et: rüükalad; fi: panssarihait; sv: pansarhajar; 
Stratigraphic range: Silur Karbon (within ca. 443.7–292.0 million years)
Baltoscandian species (in database):
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Mark-Kurik, E., Newman, M. J., Toom, U. & den Blaauwen, J. L. 2018. A new species of the antiarch Microbrachius from the Middle Devonian (Givetian) of Belarus. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 67, 1, 3-13. DOI:10.3176/earth.201 7 . 22
Mark-Kurik, E. 2016. Devonian fish localities in Setomaa. Setomaa I. Loodus, pp. 74-76.
Long, J. A., Mark-Kurik, E. & Young, G. C. 2014. Taxonomic revision of buchanosteoid placoderms (Arthrodira) from the Early Devonian of south-eastern Australia and Arctic Russia. Australian Journal of Zoology 62, 1, 26-43. DOI:10.1071/ZO13081
Mark-Kurik, E. 2013. A new Lower Devonian arthrodire (Placodermi) from the NW Siberian Platform. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 62, 3, 131-138. DOI:10.3176/earth.2013.11
Mark-Kurik, E. & Põldvere, Anne 2012. Devonian stratigraphy in Estonia: current state and problems. Estonian Journal of Earth Sciences 61, 1, 33-47. DOI:10.3176/earth.2012.1.03
Lebedev, O. A., Lukševičs, E. & Zakharenko, G. V. 2010. Palaeozoogeographical connections of the Devonian vertebrate communities of the Baltica Province. Part II. Late Devonian. Palaeoworld 19, 1-2, 108-128. DOI:10.1016/j.palwor.2009.12.003
Lukševičs, E., Lebedev, O. A. & Zakharenko, G, V. 2010. Palaeozoogeographical connections of the Devonian vertebrate communities of the Baltica Province. Part I. Eifelian–Givetian. Palaeoworld 19, 1-2, 94-107. DOI:10.1016/j.palwor.2010.02.001
Dupret, V. 2010. Revision of the genus Kujdanowiaspis Stensiö, 1942 (Placodermi, Arthrodira, "Actinolepida" from the Lower Devonian of Podolia (Ukraine). Geodiversitas 32, 1, 5-63. DOI:10.5252/g2010n1a1
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
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
Dupret, V., Goujet, D. & Mark-Kurik, E. 2007. A new genus of placoderm (Arthrodira: 'Actinolepida') from the Lower Devonian of Podolia (Ukraine). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27, 2, 266-284. DOI:10.1671/0272-4634(2007)27[266:ANGOPA]2.0.CO;2
Ivanov, A., Zhuravlev, A., Stinkulis, G., Evdokimova, I., Dronov, A., Sokiran, E., Shishlov, S., Broushkin, A. & Myshkina, N. 2005. Devonian sections of north-west of East European Platform. The Sixth Baltic Stratigraphical Conference. St. Petersburg, Russia, August 22-25, 2005. Guidebook of the Post-conference field trip, pp. 1-66.
Lukševičs, E. & Zupinš, I. 2004. Sedimentology, fauna, and taphonomy of the Pavâri site, Late Devonian of Latvia. Acta Universitatis Latviensis 679, 99-119.
Mark-Kurik, E. & Carls, P. 2004. Tityosteus, a Marine Fish (Arthrodira, Homostiidae) from the Emsian of Aragon, Spain, and its Distribution. Revista Espanola de Paleontologia 19, 2, 139-194.
Mark-Kurik, E. 2004. Buchanosteids (Placodermi, Arthrodira) from Central Asia. Recent Advances in the Origin and Early Radiation of Vertebrates. Eds: Arratia, G., Wilson, M. V. H., Cloutier, R., pp. 431-438.
Mark- Kurik, E. & Young, G. C. 2003. A new Buchanosteid Arthrodire (placoderm fish) from the Early Devonian of the Ural Mountains. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23, 1, 13-27.
Upeniece, I. 2001. The unique fossil assemblage from the Lode Quarry (Upper Devonian, Latvia). Mitt. Mus. Naturkd. Berlin, Geowiss. , 4, 101-119.
Lukševičs, E. 2001. Bothriolepid antiarchs (Vertebrata; Placodermi) from the Devonian of the north-western part of the East European Platform. Geodiversitas 23, 4, 489-609.
Mark-Kurik, E. 2000. The Middle Devonian fishes of the Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia) and Belarus. Cour. Forsch.- Inst. Senckenberg , 223, 309-324.
Nessov L. A. & Mark-Kurik, E. 1999. Tropinema, a Middle Devonian arthrodire with high dorsal crest from east Baltic. Materials on the history of the fauna of Eurasia, pp. 58-66.
Märss, T. 1997. Vertebrates of the Pridoli and Silurian-Devonian boundary beds in Europe. Modern Geology 21, 17-41.
Raukas, A. & Teedumäe, A. (eds) 1997. Geology and Mineral Resources of Estonia.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1994. Placodermi and their stratigraphical importance. Stratigraphy and fauna of Lower Devonian Tareya stratotype section. Eds: Cherkasova, S. V., Karatajute-Talimaa, V. N. & Matuhin, R. G., pp. 123-131.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1993. Remarks on the trunk-shield structure in Homostius (Placodermi). Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 42, 4, 176-180.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1992. The inferognathal in the Middle Devonian arthrodire Homostius. Lethaia 25, 2, 173-178. DOI:10.1111/j.1502-3931.1992.tb01382.x
Mark-Kurik, E. 1991. Contribution to the correlation of the Emsian (Lower Devonian) on the basis of placoderm fishes. Newsletter on Stratigraphy 25, 1, 11-23. DOI:10.1127/nos/25/1991/11
Mark-Kurik, E., Ivanov, A. & Obrucheva, O. 1991. The endoskeleton of shoulder girdle in ptyctodonts (Placodermi). Proceedings of the Estonian Academy of Sciences. Geology 40, 4, 160-164.
Ivanov, O. A. 1988. The new arthrodire genus from the Upper Devonian of Timan. Paleontologicheski Zhurnal , 1, 121-123.
Mark-Kurik E. 1985. Actinolepis spinosa n. sp. (Arthrodira) from the Early Devonian of Latvia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 5, 4, 287-292. DOI:10.1080/02724634.1985.10011866
Krasnov, V. I. & Kurik, E. J. 1982. The first find of fossil fish in the limestones of the Tashtypsky formation from South-Minusinsk depression. Stratigraphy and Paleontology of the Devonian and Carboniferous. Red: Uferev, O. V., pp. 47-52.
Lyarskaya, L. 1981. Baltic Devonian Placodermi. Asterolepididae.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1977. Structure of the pectoral girdle of the early ptyctodonts. Menner, V.V. (ed.) Sketches in phylogenesis and taxonomy of fossil fishes and agnatha, pp. 61-70.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1976. Arthrodire Holonema from the Middle Devonian of Novaya Zemlya. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Chemistry and Geology 25, 3, 257-259.
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.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1973. Actinolepis (Arthrodira) from the Middle Devonian of Estonia. Palaeontographica 143, 89-108.
Mark-Kurik, E. 1973. Kimaspis, a new Palaeacanthaspid from the Early Devonian of Central Asia. Proceedings of the Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR. Chemistry and Geology 22, 4, 321-330.
Vorobyeva, E. I. & Lyarskaya, L. A. 1968. Crossopterygian and dipnoan remains from the Amata beds of Latvia and their burial. Essays on phylogeny and systematics of fossil fishes and agnathans, pp. 71-86.
Obrucheva, O. P. 1966. New facts concerning the coccosteids (Placodermi) from the Baltic Devonian. Palaeontology and stratigraphy of the Baltic and the Byelorussia. No I (VI), pp. 151-189.
Obruchev, D. V. & Mark-Kurik, E. J. 1965. Devonian psammosteids (Agnatha, Psammosteidae) of the USSR. Trudy Instituta geologii AN ESSR ?, 1-304.
Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. N. 1963. Genus Asterolepis from the Devonian deposits of Russian platform. The data of the geology of the Lithuania. Eds: Grigelis, A. & Karatajute-Talimaa, V., pp. 65-168.
Mark, E. J. 1963. On the spinal plate of the Middle Devonian arthrodire Homostius. Trudy Instituta geologii AN ESSR 13, 189-200. ENSV Teaduste Akadeemia Geoloogia Instituudi Uurimused XIII, pp. 189-200.
Obrucheva, O. P. 1962. Devonian armored fish of the USSR (Coccosteus and Dinichthys).
Karatajūtė-Talimaa, V. N. 1960. Byssacanthus dilatatus (Eichw.) from the Middle Devonian of the U.S.S.R.. Collected papers for the XXI session of the International Geological Congress. /Сборник статей для XXI сессии Международного Геологического Конгресса, pp. 293-305.
Mark, E. J. 1953. Holonema species from the Middle Devonian of the Estonian SSR. Loodusuurijate Seltsi Juubelikoguteos Юбилейный сборник общеста естествоиспытателей., pp. 382-396.
Gross, W. 1940. Acanthodier und Placodermen aus den Heterostius-Schichten Estlands und Lettlands. Tartu Ülikooli juures oleva Loodusuurijate Seltsi Aruanded 46, 12-99. Tartu Ülikooli Geoloogia-instituudi toimetused, Nr. 60, pp. 12-99.
Gross, W. 1933. Die Fische des baltischen Devons. Palaeontographica 79, 1-74.
Heintz, A. 1933. Revision of the Estonian Arthrodira. Part I. Family Homostiidae Jaekel.. Eesti Loodusteaduse Arhiiv X, 4, 1-115.
Asmuss, H. 1856. Das vollkommenste Hautskelet der bisher bekannten Thierreihe. An fossilen Fischen des Alten Rothen Sandsteins, aufgefunden und aus ihren Resten erläutert.