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I. Anatomy
  1. General pattern of construction of the Diploporids
  2. Ontogeny
  3. The main axis
  4. The verticils
  5. The calcareous skeleton
  6. The general structure of the Diploporids

II. Systematics
 A) Descriptive Section
   • Macroporella nov. gen.
   • Gyroporella Gümbel
   • Teutloporella nov. gen.
   • Oligoporella nov. gen.
   • Physoporella Steinmann
   • Kantia nov. gen.
   • Diplopora Schafhäutl
 B) Phylogenetic section
   1. General principles
   2. Adaptive series
   3. Phylogenetic system of the Diploporidae
   4. Place of the Diploporidae in the Order Siphoneae verticillatae

III. Geology
  1. Vertical distribution
  2. Horizontal distribution

IV. Literature
  1. Bibliography
  2. Notes on the most important works

Closing remarks

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B. Granier
Département des Sciences
de la Terre et de l'Univers,
Université de Bretagne Occidentale,
6 avenue Le Gorgeu,
29238 Brest cédex 3 (France)



N.J. Sander (†)
Modesto, CA (USA)

ISBN 978-2-916733-11-1
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Manuscript online since February 28th, 2013