yŽ–¼zPaleontological Research
yŠª†zVolume 7, Number 1
y•Å”zPp.1-104
y“ÁWzTheme Issue: The Origin and Early Evolution of Metazoa
Selected Papers Presented at the 17th International Symposium in Conjunction with Award of the International Prize for Biology (Kyoto, December 5-6, 2001)
yŠ§sz31 March 2003
yo”ŁzThe Palaeontological Society of Japan, Tokyo
yURL zhttp://ammo.kueps.kyoto-u.ac.jp/palaeont/
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yISSNz1342-8144
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Takeshi Setoguchi
Preface 1
Councillors of the Palaeontological Society of Japan
Recommendations for the 2001 International Prize for Biology to
Harry B. Whittington 2
Harry B. Whittington
The Burgess Shale, Retrospect and Prospect 3
Mikhail A. Fedonkin
Origin of the Metazoa in the Light of the Proterozoic Fossil
Records 9
Adolf Seilacher, Dmitri Grazhdankin and Anton Legouta
Ediacara Biota: The Dawn of Animal Life in the Shadow of
Giant Protests. 43
Xianguang Hou and Jan Bergstroem
The Chengiang Fauna - The Oldest Preserved Animal Community 55
Dieter Waloszek
The 'Orsten' Window - A Three-dimensionally Preserved Upper
Cambrian Meiofauna and Its Contribution to Our Understanding of
the Evolution of Arthropoda 71
Shigeru Kuratani
Evolution of Vertebrate Jaw: Homology and Developmental
Constraints 89