ICHNOLOGY NEWSLETTER



Number 20, February 1998



COEDITORS: Andrew K. Rindsberg and Alfred Uchman


CONTENTS

ARTICLES

Andrew K. Rindsberg and Alfred Uchman
Welcome

A. A. Ekdale
Ichnofabric: past, present and future

Markus Bertling
The future of ichnotaxonomy: 4th edition of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature

Kazimierz Rdzanek
Towards scientific terminology in ichnology

C. Kent Chamberlain
Dinosaur Ridge

Andrew K. Rindsberg
Ichnologic parks and museums in the United States of America

Andrew K. Rindsberg
Death notices of ichnologists, 1989 to 1997


RECENT AND UPCOMING EVENTS: NEWS AND REVIEWS

Andrew K. Rindsberg and Alfred Uchman
Ichnologic meetings and events, 1997 to 1999

Ricardo Nestor Melchor
Ichnofacies and Ichnotaxonomy of the Terrestrial Permian: a workshop, Germany, March 8 to 11, 1997

Markus Bertling
Fourth International Ichnofabric Workshop, San Salvador, Bahamas, March 1997

Renata G. Netto
Workshop em Paleoicnologia: São Leopoldo,Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, August 11 to 14, 1997

A. A. Ekdale
See Fossil Art!

Andrew K. Rindsberg
A visit from Adolf Seilacher to Emory University, Atlanta

Luis A. Buatois
Applications of Ichnology, I Congreso Latinoamericano de Sedimentolog’a: conference report

John Pollard
Trace Fossils in Core, British Sedimentology Research Group: workshop report

Debra Krumm
Second International Bioerosion Workshop, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution, Fort Pierce, Florida, USA, March 29 to April 3, 1998

Andrew K. Rindsberg, Anthony J. Martin, and Ronald R. McDowell
Ichnology and Taphonomy: a symposium, Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the Geological Society of America, Charleston, West Virginia, March 30, 1998

Daniel Poiré
Primera Reunión de Icnología del Mercosur (P.R.I.M.) y Tercera Reunión Argentina de Icnología (T.R.A.I.)(First Ichnology Meeting of the Mercosur and Third Argentinean Meeting of Ichnology)

José Carlos Garcia Ramos and Luis Alberto Buatois
Trace Fossils in Sedimentology and Dynamic Stratigraphy:special session Theme H2, 15th International Sedimentological Congress

Luis A. Buatois and M. Gabriela Mángano
Ichnology: Applications in Sedimentology and Stratigraphy (a short course), 15th International Sedimentological Congress, Alicante, Spain

A. A. Ekdale
Stratigraphic Applications of Ichnofacies and Trace Fossil Events: SEPM poster session at the AAPG-SEPM Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, May 17 to 20, 1998

A. A. Ekdale
Marine Ichnology and Taphonomy: AAPG-SEPM Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, May 17 to 20, 1998

Markus Bertling
Workshop on Ichnotaxonomy (WIT), Bornholm, August 1998

John Pollard
Fifth International Ichnofabric Workshop (IIW-5), July 1999, Manchester, United Kingdom


BOOK REVIEWS

Andrew K. Rindsberg
Ichnologic books published in the nineties

Andrew K. Rindsberg and Larry A. Herr
Review of Fossil Art, by A. Seilacher

Andreas Wetzel
Review of Taxonomy and Palaeoecology of Flysch Trace Fossils: the Marnoso-arenacea Formation and Associated Facies (Miocene, Northern Appenines, Italy), by Alfred Uchman

Andrew K. Rindsberg
Review of Trace Fossils: Biology, Taphonomy and Applications, by Richard G. Bromley

Ronald R. McDowell
Review of Trace Fossils from the Lower Cambrian Mickwitzia Sandstone, South-central Sweden, by Sören Jensen

Andreas Wetzel
Review of Ichnology of the Upper Mississippian Hartselle Sandstone of Alabama, with Notes on Other Carboniferous Formations, by Andrew K. Rindsberg

Andrew K. Rindsberg
Review of Big Footprints: a Scientific Inquiry into the Reality of Sasquatch, by Grover S. Krantz


FEATURES

Authors: Current research

Andrew K. Rindsberg and Alfred Uchman
Friends of Ichnology: addresses

Alfred Uchman and Andrew K. Rindsberg
Bibliographica Ichnologica, 1996 to 1997

The Editors
Ichnology Newsletter subscription for 1999 and Bibliographica Ichnologica 1990-95


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