A sea without fish : life in the Ordovician sea of the by David L Meyer; R A Davis

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C. Charles Schuchert, Ray S. Bassler, U. S. 6. crops in where Urban out- Cincinnati, members Cincinnati of the School found their inspiration. A. Bellevue House, site on The the of the present Belle- vue Hill Park, ca. 1895. The section stratigraphic exposed the below Kope spans begins in Formation, the entire Fairview Formation and Miam- itown Shale (a small "step" below crest), is and topped by the Bellevue Limestone. Clifton Av- enue runs below the posure, was desig- the type section nated as of the ex- which Fairview Formation by Ford (1967).

M y b o y h o o d c o m p a n i o n , Ernst H. V a u p e l , i n d u c t e d m e into c o l l e c t i n g fossils d u r i n g m y s e c o n d y e a r a t W o o d w a r d H i g h S c h o o l .

G . W e t h e r b y , M i c k l e b o r o u g h a n d W e t h e r b y c o - a u t h o r e d a n important list o f t y p e - C i n c i n n a t i a n fossils ( M i c k l e b o r o u g h a n d W e t h erbv 1878a, b). B u t his m o s t s i g n i f i c a n t p u b l i c a t i o n is h i s 1883 paper on trilobites, w h i c h i n c l u d e s a d e s c r i p t i o n of a s p e c i m e n of Isotelus f r o m the t y p e - C i n c i n n a t i a n w i t h p r e s e r v e d a p p e n d a g e s . M i c k l e b o r o u g h w a s rather a h e a d of his t i m e s in his r e a l i z a t i o n that t h e a p p e n d a g e s of trilobites are s i m i l a r to those of present-day c h e l i c e r a t e a r t h r o p o d s .

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