News on research on fossil cnidarians, sponges, and reefs / February 2018

Dear Friends & Colleagues, Dear Visitors,

* Helfried Mostler (1934-2017), student of fossil sponges
* some new bibliographic notes, also updated "News & Views"
* FC&P41 (1,53MB) - with current reports and bibliography for 2017
* FC&P40 (1,16MB) - with reports and bibliography for 2016
* paleontological bibliographies
M. Bernecker (1963-2017), R. Birenheide (1929-2017), H.W. Flügel (1924-2017), J.K. Rigby (1926-2012)
* the project of a new statute ("Statute of the IASFCP") waits for your decisions... from 2014!

Tomasz Wrzolek / Sosnowiec, 11th February 2018.


International Association
for the Study of Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera


official logo of the IASFCP


Statute of the IASFCP
* current statute / 1993 / Kl. Oekentorp
** invitation to change of statute / January 2014 / E. Poty & M. Aretz
*** project of new statute / June 2014 / T. Wrzolek

President of the IASFCP
Michaela Bernecker
(1963—2017)





News and views

2018
January



Bibliography
2017
FC&P41
2018
FC&P42
biographical
  • November 
  •   January 
  • Porifera
  • December 
  •   February
  • Tabulata
  • December 
  •    
  • Rugosa
  • December 
  •   February 
  • Scleractinia
  • December 
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  • various fossils
  • December 
  •    
  • reefs
  • December 
  •   February 
  • varia
  • December 
  •   January 


  • Archives
    of fossil corals, sponges, and reefs


  • recent issues of Fossil Cnidaria & Porifera, starting with FC&P 29.1
  • bibliographic database of Fossil Cnidaria & Porifera - with added notes of FC&P39-2 / 8858 records
  • bibliographic database of Andreas May / 4206 records 



  • Fossils and databasess
    August 2017
    links to most significant contributions summarizing knowledge on high rank fossil groups and presenting significant collections of fossils

  • Revised Scleractinian Treatise - first 3 chapters in online version; other chapters to follow "soon" (August 2017)
  • Revised Sponges Treatise (E4) - online version
  • Database and interactive identification key for archaeocyathan genera (August 2011)
  • Websites with Cnidaria and Porifera fossil and living / updated in December 2016

  • Announcements
    December 2016

  • Catalogue of Cretaceous Corals 4 - Systematic Part (October 2016)
  • Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Deep-Sea corals (Amsterdam 2012)



  • Special Report
    October 2017
    films on living Caribbean reefs of 1970 and 1980 years

  • presented online by Joseph R. PAWLIK, with co-operation of Vassil ZLATARSKI



  • Students of fossil corals, sponges, and reefs
    Obituaries / paleontological bibliographies:
    J. K. Rigby (1926–2012)
    H. W. Flügel (1924–2017)
    R. Birenheide (1929–2017)
    M. Bernecker (1963–2017)
    List of specialists
    (December 2017)
    Failed e-addresses
    (January 2018)
    Addresses changed and new
    (January 2017)

    Instructions for authors
    (December 2008) 

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