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Senckenbergiana lethaea

An International Journal of Palaeontology and Stratigraphy, published by the Senckenberg Nature Research Society (SGN) , Frankfurt am Main.

This journal is from 2009 under Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments continued.

Senckenbergiana lethaea  was an international peer-reviewed journal.

ISSN 0037-2110

Supported by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG).

Articles published in Senckenbergiana lethaea are indexed in:

  • Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries
  • Biological Abstracts
  • Biosis previews
  • R.R. Bowker
  • NISC South Africa
  • Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory
  • Water Resources Abstracts
  • Zoological Record

Aims and scope

The journal published international scientific contributions in palaeontology and geology particularly on

  • taxonomy
  • systematics
  • phylogeny
  • biodiversity
  • nomenclature
  • stratigraphy
  • palaeobiology
  • palaegeography
  • palaeoecology.


Prof. Dr. Volker Mosbruggeron behalf of the Senckenberg Nature Research Society (SGN)


Dr. Karsten Weddige 

Assistant Editors

Prof. Dr. Alan R. Lord
Dr. Eberhard Schindler
Dr. Volker Wilde

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Peter H. von Bitter, Toronto, Canada 
Prof. Dr. Volker Fahlbusch, München, Germany 
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Hahn, Marburg, Germany 
Prof. Dr. Alan R. Lord, London, United Kingdom 
Prof. Dr. Paul Sartenaer, Brüssel, Belgium 
Prof. Dr. Alfred Traverse, Pennsylvania, USA 

Address of the Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Karsten Weddige
Senckenberg Forschungsinstitut und Naturmuseum
Senckenberganlage 25
60325 Frankfurt am Main
Phone: +49 69 97075-1141

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The recent (and last) issue of Senckenbergiana lethaea is vol. 88 (2), published in December 2008.

Lord, A. R.: Editorial

Mayr, G.: The peculiar scapula of the late Eocene Elaphrocnemus phasianus Milne-Edwards, 1982 (Aves, Cariamae).         

Wilson, B.: Distributions of ostracod (Crustacea) biofacies on the continental shelf off south-east Trinidad, western central Atlantic Ocean, suggest the location of an offshore, river-induced front within the Orinoco Plume.          

Campbell, K. S. W. & Barwick, R. E.: New alternate explanations of the origin of the Devonian Dipnoan tooth-plates. 

Kadolsky, D.: Zur Identität und Synonymie der häufigeren “Hydrobien” der Rüssingen-Formation (Inflata-Schichten) und Wiesbaden-Formation (Hydrobien-Schichten) (Miozän, Mainzer Becken) (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia: Rissooidea).     

Jones, P. J.: Annotations to the Devonian Correlation Table, R 805-810 di-ds 08 : Devonian of Australia.      

Weddige, K. [Ed.]: Devonian Correlation Table. Supplements 2008. 

Weddige, K.: Index of the Devonian Correlation Table, 1996–2008.