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The late Silurian–Middle Devonian long-term eustatic cycle as a possible control on the global generic diversity dynamics of bivalves and gastropods

, Palaeoecology 251, 422-436. Ruban, D.A., 2010a. Do new reconstructions clarify the relationships between the Phanerozoic diversity dynamics of marine invertebrates and long-term eustatic trends? Annales de Paléontologie 96, 51-59. Ruban, D.A., 2010b. Palaeoenvironmental setting (glaciations, sea level, and plate tectonics) of Palaeozoic major radiations in the marine realm. Annales de Paléontologie 96, 143-158. Ruban, D.A., 2011a. Do outdated palaeontological data produce just a noise? An assessment of the Middle Devonian

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Did plate tectonics control the generic diversity of Jurassic brachiopods? One point of view

) and its enigmatic origin. GeoActa 9, 21–30. Ruban, D.A., 2011. Diversity dynamics of Callovian-Albian brachiopods in the Northern Caucasus (northern Neo-Tethys) and a Jurassic/Cretaceous mass extinction. Paleontological Research 15, 154–167. Ruban, D.A., 2013. Was there more space in the late Early Devonian for marine biodiversity to peak than in the early Late Ordovician? A brief note. Geološki anali Balkanskoga poluostrva 74, 1–8. Ruban, D.A., 2015. Mesozoic long-term eustatic cycles and their uncertain hierarchy. Geoscience Frontiers 6

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Do the Available Data Permit Clarifcation of the Possible Dependence of Palaeozoic Brachiopod Generic Diversity Dynamics on Global Sea-Level Changes? A Viewpoint

extinctions in the marine fossil record. Science 215, 1501–1503. Ruban, D.A., 2010. Do new reconstructions clarify the relationships between the Phanerozoic diversity dynamics of marine invertebrates and long term eustatic trends? Annales de Paléontologie 96, 51–59. Ruban, D.A., 2013. The late Silurian-Middle Devonian long-term eustatic cycle as a possible control on the global generic diversity dynamics of bivalves and gastropods. Geologos 19, 193–200. Ruban, D.A. & van Loon, A.J., 2008. Possible pitfalls in the procedure for paleobiodiversity-dynamics analysis

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The siliciclastics/carbonates shift in the Jurassic of the Western Caucasus (central northern Neo-Tethys): reconsidering research over the last 50 years

.V., Abdulkasumzade, M.R., Avanesian, A.S., Belenkova, V.S., Bendukidze, N.S., Vuks, V.Ya., Doludenko, M.P., Kiritchkova, A.I., Klikushin, V.G., Krimholz, G.Ya., Romanovskaya, G.M. & Schevchenko, T.V., 1992. Yura Kavkaza [ Jurassic of the Caucasus ]. St. Petersburg (Nauka), 192 pp. (in Russian). Ruban, D.A., 2006a. Taxonomic diversity dynamics of the Jurassic bivalves in the Caucasus: regional trends and recognition of global patterns. Palaeogeography, Palaeo-climatology, Palaeoecology 239, 63-74. Ruban, D.A., 2006b. The Palaeogeographic Outlines of the Caucasus in

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Do partly outdated palaeontological data produce just a noise? An assessment of the Middle Devonian-Mississippian biodiversity dynamics in central Asia on the basis of Soviet-time compilations

: integrated event-stratigraphical approach. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 181, 251-297. Raup, D. W. & Sepkoski, J. J., 1982. Mass extinctions in the marine fossil record. Science 215, 1501-1503. Ruban, D. A., 2005. Mesozoic marine fossil diversity and mass extinctions: an experience with the middle XIX century paleontological data. Revue de Paléobiologie 24, 287-290. Ruban, D. A. & Van Loon, A. J., 2008. Possible pitfalls in the procedure for paleobiodiversity-dynamics

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Unravelling the complex nature of the Upper Weichselian till section at Gdynia Babie Doły, northern Poland

geologicznej Polski, arkusz Gdynia [ Explanations to the Detailed Geological Map of Poland, sheet Gdynia ]. Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, 40 pp. [in Polish]. Narloch, W., Wysota, W. & Piotrowski, J.A., 2013. Sedimentological record of subglacial conditions and ice sheet dynamics of the Vistula Ice Stream (north-central Poland) during the Last Glaciation. Sedimentary Geology 293 , 30–44. Narloch, W., Piotrowski, J.A., Wysota, W., Larsen, N.K. & Menzies, J., 2012. The signature of strain magnitude in tills associated with the Vistula Ice Stream of the Scandinavian Ice

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New palynological data for Toarcian (Lower Jurassic) deep-marine sandstones of the Western Caucasus, southwestern Russia

, 766–775. Ruban, D.A., 2012. Diversity dynamics of Toarcian-Aalenian (Jurassic) ammonites and transgressions/regressions in the Greater Caucasus Basin (Caucasian Sea, northern Neo-Tethys Ocean): an evidence of partial dependence. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 315–316, 124–133. Ruban, D.A., 2013a. The Greater Caucasus – A Galatian or Hanseatic terrane? Comment on “The formation of Pangea” by G.M. Stampfli, C. Hochard, C. Vérard, C. Wilhem and J. von Raumer [Tectonophysics 593 (2013) 1–19]. Tectonophysics 608, 1442–1444. Ruban

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A middle Eocene mesoeucrocodylian (Crocodyliformes) from the Kaninah Formation, Republic of Yemen

Geologia de Barcelona 1, 77-89. Fara, E., 2000. Diversity of Callovian-Ypresian (Middle Jurassic-Eocene) tetrapod families and selectivity of extinctions at the K/T boundary. Geobios 33, 387-396. Flynn, L.J. & Jacobs, L.L., 1999. Late Miocene small-mammal faunal dynamics: the crossroads of the Arabian Peninsula. [In:] P.J. Whybrow & A. Hill (Eds): Fossil vertebrates of Arabia. Yale University Press, New Haven, 410-419. Gervais, P., 1871. Remarques au sujet des reptiles provenant des calcaires lithographiques de Cerin

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Mesozoic mass extinctions and angiosperm radiation: does the molecular clock tell something new?

-331. Philippe, M., Gomeza, B., Girard, V., Coiffard, C., Daviero-Gomez, V., Thévenard, F., Billon-Bruyat, J.-P., Guiomard, M., Latil, J.-L., Le Loeuff, J., Neraudeau, D., Olivero, D. & Schlögl, J., 2008. Woody or not woody? Evidence for early angiosperm habit from the Early Cretaceous fossil wood record of Europe. Palaeoworld 17, 142-152. Prothero, D. R., 1992. Punctuated equilibrium at twenty: a paleontological perspective. Skeptic 1, 38-47. Quental, T. & Marshall, C. R., 2010. Diversity dynamics: molecular phylogenies

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Soft-sediment deformation structures in cores from lacustrine slurry deposits of the Late Triassic Yanchang Fm. (central China)

References Alves, T.M., 2015. Submarine slide blocks and associated soft-sediment deformation in deep-water basins: A review. Marine and Petroleum Geology 67, 262-285. Aplin, A.C. & Macquaker, J.H.S., 2011. Mudstone diversity: origin and implications for source, seal, and reservoir properties in petroleum systems. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin 95, 2031-2059. Berra, F. & Felletti, F., 2011. Syndepositional tectonics recorded by soft-sediment deformation and liquefaction structures

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