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Staff :: Dr. Ed Landing

Name:
Landing, Dr. Ed Landing, Dr. Ed
Title:
State Paleontologist and Paleontology Curator
Phone:
(518) 473-8071
E-Mail:
ed.landing@nysed.gov
Specialties:
Curator of State Museum's fossil invertebrates, fish, and plants; State research permit program; Cambrian-Ordovician stratigraphy of New York
Departments:
Research & Collections :: Collections :: Geology
Research & Collections :: Research :: Geology
Research & Collections :: Research :: Geology :: NYS Geological Survey


Publications(Click to Expand):
 
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Retallack, G. J, and Landing, E. 2014. Affinities and Architecture of Devonian Trunks of Prototaxites loganii. Mycologia (2014):doi:10.3852/13-390.

Landing, E., Geyer, G., Buchwaldt, R,, and Bowring, S.A. 2014. Geochronology of the Cambrian: a precise Middle Cambrian U-Pb zircon date from the German margin of West Gondwana. Geology Magazine (2014):doi:10.1017/S0016756814000119.

Potvin-Leduc, D., Cloutier, R., Landing, E., VanAller Hernick, L., and Mannolini, F. 2014. Middle Devonian (Givetian) Sharks from Cairo, New York (USA): Evidence of Early Cosmopolitanism. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica (2014):doi:10.4202/app.2012.0101.

Landing, E., and Kroger, B. 2012. Cephalopod Ancestry and Ecology of the Hyolith 'Allatheca' degeeri s.l. in the Cambrian Evolutionary Radiation. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 353-355:21-30.

Landing, E., Reyes, S. P., Andreas, A. L., and Bowser, S. S. 2012. First Discovery of Early Palaeozoic Bathysiphon (Foraminifera) - Test Structure and Habitat of a 'Living Fossil'. Geological Magazine 149:1013-1022.

Streng, M., Melbin, B. B,, Landing, E., and Keppie, J. D. 2011. Linguliform Brachiopods from the Terminal Cambrian and Lowest Ordovician of the Oaxaquia Microcontinent (Southern Mexico). Journal of Paleontology 85:122-155.

Westrop, S. R., and Landing, E. 2011. Lower Cambrian (Branchian) Eodiscoid Trilobites from the Lower Brigus Formation, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada. Memoirs of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists 42:209-262.

Moczydlowska, M., Landing, E., Zang, W., and Palacio, T. 2011. Proterozoic Phytoplankton and Timing of Chlorophyte Algae Origins. Palaeontology 54:721-733.

Kroger, B., and Landing, E. 2010. Early Ordovician Community Evolution with Eustatic Change Through the Middle Beekmantown Group, Northeast Laurentia. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 294:174-188.

Landing, E. 2010. When the Phyla Came Marching In: Modern Marine Organisms Originate in the Cambrian Period. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 6(2):9.

Landing, E. 2009. Evolution, Environments, and the Earliest Squid Relatives. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 4(4):7, 15.

Aubry, M.-P., Van Covering, J. A., Christie-Blick, N., Landing, E., Pratt, B. R., Owen, D. E., and Ferrusquï¿­a-Villafranca, I. 2009. Terminology of Geological Time: Establishment of a Community Standard. Stratigraphy 6:100-105.

Landing, E., and Kroger, B. 2009. The Oldest Cephalopods from East Laurentia. Journal of Paleontology 83:123-127.

Landing, E., Johnson, S. C., and Geyer, G. 2008. Faunas and Cambrian Volcanism on the Avalonian Marginal Platform, Southern New Brunswick. Journal of Paleontology 82:884-905.

Landing, E. 2007. America's First Science Parks. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 3(3):16.

Kroeger, B., Beresi, M.S., and Landing, E. 2007. Early Orthoceratoid Cephalopods from the Argentine Precordillera (Lower--Middle Ordovician). Journal of Paleontology 81:1266-1283.

Landing, E., Peng, S., Babcock, L.E., Geyer, G., and Moczydlowska-Vidal, M. 2007. Global Standard Names for the Lowermost Cambrian Series and Stage. Episodes 30(4):287-289.

Landing, E., and Geyer, G. 2007. Reply: 'Distinguishing Eustatic and Epeirogenic Controls on Lower-Middle Cambrian Boundary Successions in West Gondwana (Morocco and Iberia),' by Ed Landing, Gerd Geyer, and Wolfram Heldmaier, Published in Sedimentology (2006). Sedimentology 53(4):899-918.

Boucot, A. J., Landing, E., Boyce, W. D., Barr, S. M., and White, C. E. 2006. Provenance of Fossiliferous Clasts in Carboniferous Conglomerates, Isle Madame, Southern Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 43:295-302.

English, A.M., Landing, E., and Baird, G.C. 2006. Snake Hill - Reconstructing Eastern Taconic Foreland Basin Litho- and Biofacies from a Giant Melange Block in Eastern New York, USA. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 242:201-213.

Landing, E. 2006. State Fossils and New York State's Eurypterus remipes. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 2(2):16.

Landing, E. 2005. Fabulous Fossils-The State Museum's Trilobites. Legacy: The Magazine of the New York State Museum 1(2):8-9.

Geyer, G., and Landing, E. 2004. A Unified Lower-Middle Cambrian Chronostratigraphy for West Gondwana. Acta Geologica Polonica 54:233-273.

Adrain, J. M., Lee, D. C., Westrop, S. R., Chatterton, B. D. E., and Landing, E. 2003. Classification of the Trilobite Subfamilies Hystricurinae and Hintzecurinae subfam. nov., with New Genera from the Lower Ordovician (Ibexian) of Idaho and Utah. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 41:55-105.

Landing, E. 2003. Self-Taught American Scientist. New York Archives 2(4):13-15.

Landing, E., Pe-Piper, G, Kidd, W. S. F., and Azmy, K. 2003. Tectonic Setting of Outer Trench Slope Volcanism: Pillow Basalt and Limestone in the Ordovician Taconian Orogen of Eastern New York. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 40:1773-1787.

Adrain, J. M., Westrop, S. R., Landing, E., and Fortey, R. A. 2001. Systematics of the Ordovician Trilobites Ischyrotoma and Dimeropygiella, With Species from the Type Ibexian Area, Western USA. Journal of Paleontology 75:947-971.

Landing, E., Bowring, S. A., Davidek, K. L., Rushton, A., Fortey, R. A., and Wimbledon, W. A. P. 2000. Cambrian--Ordovician Boundary Age and Duration of the Lowest Ordovician Tremadoc Series Based on U-Pb Zircon Dates from Avalonian Wales. Geological Magazine 137:486-494.

Geyer, G., and Landing, E. 2000. Middle Cambrian of Avalonian Massachusetts: Stratigraphy and correlation of the Braintree trilobites. Journal of Paleontology 75(116-135):

Landing, E. 1998. Cambrian Subdivisions and Correlations: Introduction. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 35:321, 322.

Landing, E., Bowring, S. A., Davidek, K. L., Westrop, S. R., Geyer, G., and Heldmaier , W. 1998. Duration of the Early Cambrian: U-Pb Ages of Volcanic Ashes from Avalon and Gondwana. Canadian Journal of Earth Science 35:329-338.

Davidek, K. E., Landing, E., Bowring, S. A., Westrop, S. R., Rushton, A. W. A., Fortey, R. A., and Adrian, J. M. 1998. New Uppermost Cambrian U-Pb Date from Avalonian Wales and Age of the Cambrian-Ordovician Boundary. Geological Magazine 135:305-309.

Landing, E. 1998. No Evidence for Cycles in Wave-dominated Tribes Hill Formation (Lower Ordovician, East-central New York). Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences 20:208-211.

Landing, E. 1997. Reply: U-Pb date from Avalonian Cape Breton Island and Geochronologic Calibration of the Early Ordovician. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 34:2130-2132.

Landing, E. 1997. Reply: Upper Lower Cambrian Depositional Sequence in Avalonian New Brunswick. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 34:1374-1376.

Landing, E., Bowring, S. A., Fortey, R. A., and Davidek, K. L. 1997. U-Pb Zircon Date from Avalonian Cape Breton Island and Geochronologic Calibration of the Early Ordovician. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 34:724-730.

Fyffe, L. R., and Landing, E. 1997. Upper Lower Cambrian Depositional Sequence in Avalonian New Brunswick; Discussion and Reply. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 34:229-231.

Landing, E., Westrop, S. R., and Knox, L. A. 1996. Conodonts, Stratigraphy, and Relative Sea-Level Changes of the Tribes Hill Formation (Lower Ordovician, East-Central New York). Journal of Paleontology 70:656-680.

Landing, E., and Bartowski, K. E. 1996. Oldest Shelly Fossils from the Taconic Allochthon and Late Early Cambrian Sea-Levels in Eastern Laurentia. Journal of Paleontology 70:741-761.

Landing, E. 1996. Reconstructing the Avalon Continent: Marginal-to-Inner Platform Transition in the Cambrian of Avalonian New Brunswick. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 33:623-632.

Landing, E. 1996. Sizing Up the Sub-Tommotian Unconformity in Siberia: Comment. Geology 24:860, 861.

Landing, E,, Knoll, A. H., Kaufman, A. J., Semikhatov, M. A., Grotzinger, J. P., and Adams, W. 1996. Sizing up the Sub-Tommotian Unconformity in Siberia; Discussion and Reply. Geology 24:860-862.

Landing, E., and Westrop, S. R. 1996. Upper Lower Cambrian Depositional Sequence in Avalonian New Brunswick. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 33:404-417.

Westrop, S. R., Tremblay, J. V., and Landing, E. 1995. Declining Importance of Trilobites in Ordovician Nearshore Paleocommunities; Dilution or Displacement?. Palaios 10:75-79.

Landing, E. 1995. Precambrian--Cambrian Global Stratotype Ratified and a New Perspective of Cambrian Time--Reply. Geology 23:286.

Rozanov, A. Y., and Landing, E. 1995. Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary Global Stratotype Ratified and a New Perspective of Cambrian Time: Comment and Reply. Geology 23:285-286.

Landing, E. 1995. Precambrian-Cambrian Global Stratotype Ratified and a New Perspective of Cambrian Time-Reply. Geology 23:286.

Landing, E. 1995. Upper Lower Cambrian (upper Placentian-Branchian Series) of the Northern Antigonish Highlands, Nova Scotia: Faunas, and Revised Stratigraphy. Journal of Paleontology 69:475-495.

Landing, E. 1995. Upper Placentian-Branchian Series of Mainland Nova Scotia (Middle-Upper Lower Cambrian): faunas, Paleoenvironments, and Stratigraphic Revision. Journal of Paleontology 69:475-495.

Isachsen, C. E., Bowring, S. A., Landing, E., and Samson, S. D. 1994. New Constraint on the Division of Cambrian Time. Geology 22:496-498.

Landing, E. 1994. Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary Global Stratotype Ratified and a New Perspective of Cambrian Time. Geology 22:179-182.

Landing, E. 1994. Precambrian-Cambrian Global Stratotype Ratified and a New Perspective of Cambrian Time. Geology 22:179-182.

Landing, E. 1994. Pseudopanderodus; Junior Synonym of Panderodus (Conodonta). Journal of Paleontology 68:1165.

Landing, E. 1993. Cambrian-Ordovician Boundary in the Taconic Allochthon, Eastern New York, and Its Interregional Correlation. Journal of Paleontology 67:1-19.

Landing, E. 1993. In Situ Earliest Cambrian Tube Worms and the Oldest Metazoan-Constructed Biostrome (Placentian Series, Southeastern Newfoundland. Journal of Paleontology 67:333-342.

Westrop, S. R., Knox, L. A., and Landing, E. 1993. Lower Ordovician (Ibexian) Trilobites from the Tribes Hill Formation, Central Mohawk Valley, New York State. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 30:1618-1633.

Landing, E. 1992. Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary GSSP, SE Newfoundland: Biostratigraphy and Geochronology. Bulletin of Liason of the Subcommission on Geochronology 11:6-8.

Landing, E., and Narbonne, G. M. 1992. Comment on: Scenella and 'A Chondrophine (medusoid hydrozoan) from the Basal Cambrian of Newfoundland'. Journal of Paleontology 66:338, 339.

Myrow, P. M., and Landing, E. 1992. Mixed Siliciclastic-carbonate Deposition in a Lower Cambrian Oxygen-stratified Basin, Chapel Island Formation, Southeastern Newfoundland. Journal of Sedimentary Petrology 62:455-473.

Landing, E. 1992. Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary GSSP, SE Newfoundland: Biostratigraphy and Geochronology.. Bulletin of Liason of the Subcommission on Geochronology 11:6-8.

Narbonne, E., Myrow, P., Landing, E., and Anderson, M. M. 1991. A Chondrophorine (medusoid hydrozoan) from the Basal Cambrian (Placentian) of Newfoundland. Journal of Paleontology 65:186-191.

Landing, E. 1991. Upper Precambrian through Lower Cambrian of Cape Breton Island: Faunas, Paleoenvironments, and Stratigraphic Revision. Journal of Paleontology, 65:570-595.

Landing, E., and Murphy, J. B. 1991. Uppermost Precambrian(?)-Lower Cambrian of Mainland Nova Scotia: Faunas, Depositional Environments, and Stratigraphic Revision. Journal of Paleontology 65:382-396.

Landing, E. 1989. Paleoecology and Distribution of the Early Cambrian Rostroconch Watsonella crosbyi Grabau. Journal of Paleontology 63(5):566-573.

Landing, E., Myrow, P., Benus, A. P., and Narbonne, G. M. 1989. The Placentian Series: Appearance of the Oldest Skeletalized Faunas in Southeastern Newfoundland. Journal of Paleontology 63:739-769.

Landing, E. 1988. Lower Cambrian of Eastern Massachusetts: Stratigraphy and Small Shelly Fossils. Journal of Paleontology 62:661-695.

Narbonne, G. M., Myrow, P. M., Landing, E., and Anderson, M. M. 1987. A Candidate Stratotype for the PrecambrianCambrian Boundary, Fortune Head, Burin Peninsula, Southeastern Newfoundland. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 24(7):1277-1293.

Landing, E., and Brett, C. E. 1987. Trace Fossils and Regional Significance of a Middle Devonian (Givetian) Disconformity in Southwestern Ontario. Journal of Paleontology 61(2):205-230.

Landing, E., Barnes, C. R., and Stevens, R. K. 1986. Tempo of Earliest Ordovician Graptolite Faunal Succession: Conodont-based Correlations from the Tremadocian of Quebec. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 23(12):1928-1949.

Landing, E., and Ludvigsen, R. 1984. Classification and Conodont-based Sge of the Ordovician Trilobite Ellsaspis (middle Arenigian, Ville Guay, Quebec). Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 21(12):1483-1490.

Landing, E. 1984. Skeleton of Lapworthellids and the Suprageneric Classification of Tommotiids (Early and Middle Cambrian Phosphatic Problematica). Journal of Paleontology 58(6):1380-1398.

Landing, E. 1983. Highgate Gorge: Upper Cambrian and Lower Ordovician Continental Slope Deposition and Biostratigraphy, Northwestern Vermont. Journal of Paleontology 57(6):1149-1187.

Landing, E., and Wardlaw, B. R. 1981. Atokan Conodonts from the Pennsylvanian Outlier of the Michigan Basin. Journal of Paleontology 55:1251-1269.

Landing, E., and Barnes, C. R. 1981. Conodonts from the Cape Clay Formation (Lower Ordovician), Southern Devon Island, Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 18:1609-1628.

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Landing, E. 2004. Fossils and "Deep Time" In New York. New York State Museum Educational Leaflet 35. The University of the State of New York, Albany, NY.

Weinman, P. L., and E. Landing. 2003. An Introduction to Invertebrate Fossils of New York. New York State Museum Educational Leaflet 19. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Ross, R. J., F. J. Adler, T. W. Amsden, D. Bergstrom, S. M. Bergstrom, C. Carter, M. Churkin, E. A. Cressman, J. R. Derby, J. T. Dutro, Jr., R. L. Ethington, S. C. Finney, D. W. Fisher, J. H. Fisher, A. G. Harris, L. F. Hintze, K. B. Ketner, D. L. Kolata, E. Landing, R. B. Neuman, W. C. Sweet, J. Pojeta, Jr., A. M. Potter, E. K. Rader, J. E. Repetski, R. H. Shaver, T. L. Thompson, and G. F. Webers. 1985. The Ordovician System in the United States: Correlation Chart and Explanatory Notes. International Union of Geological Sciences Publications 12. .

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Williams, M., J. A. Zalasiewicz, C. N. Waters, and E. Landing. 2013. Is the Fossil Record of Complex Animal Behaviour a Stratigraphical Analogue for the Anthropocene?. In A Stratigraphical Basis for the Anthropocene. Special Publications 395, edited by N. N. Waters, J. A. Zalasiewicz, M. Williams, M. A. Ellis, and A. M. Snelling, pp. doi:10.1144/. Geological Society of London, London.

Landing, E. 2012. Extended Abstract--The Great American Carbonate Bank in Eastern Laurentia: Its Births, Deaths, and Linkage to Paleooceanic Oxygenation (Early Cambrian. In The Great American Carbonate Bank: The Geology and Economic Resources of the Cambrian. Memoir 98, edited by J. R. Derby, R. D. Fritz, S. A. Longacre, W. A. Morgan, and C. A. Sternbach, pp. 253a-260a. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Landing, E. 2012. The Great American Carbonate Bank in Eastern Laurentia: Its Births, Deaths, and Linkage to Paleooceanic Oxygenation (Early Cambrian. In The Great American Carbonate Bank: The Geology and Economic Resources of the Cambrian. Memoir 98, edited by J. R. Derby, R. D. Fritz, S. D. Longacre, W. A. Morgan, and C. A. Sternbach, pp. 451-492. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Landing, E., D. A. Franzi, J. W. Hagadorn, S. R. Westrop, B. Kroger, and J. C. Dawson. 2007. Cambrian of East Laurentia: Field Workshop in Eastern New York and Western Vermont. In S.W. Ford Memorial Volume: Ediacaran-Ordovician of East Laurentia. New York State Museum Bulletin 510, edited by E. Landing, pp. 25-71. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 2007. Dedication to S. W. Ford. In S.W. Ford Memorial Volume: Ediacaran-Ordovician of East Laurentia. New York State Museum Bulletin 510, edited by E. Landing, pp. 2. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 2007. East Laurentia 2007-A Pre-meeting Statement. In S.W. Ford Memorial Volume: Ediacaran-Ordovician of East Laurentia. New York State Museum Bulletin 510, edited by E. Landing, pp. 3-4. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 2007. Ediacaran-Ordovician of East Laurentia-Geologic Setting and Controls on Deposition along the New York Promontory Region. In S.W. Ford Memorial Volume: Ediacaran-Ordovician of East Laurentia. New York State Museum Bulletin 510, edited by E. Landing, pp. 5-24. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 2007. Fabulous Fossils-300 Years of Worldwide Research on Trilobites: An Introduction. In Fabulous Fossils: 300 Years of Worldwide Research on Trilobites. New York State Museum Bulletin 507, edited by D.G. Mikulic, E. Landing, and J. Kluessendorf, pp. 1-2. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Geyer, G., and E. Landing. 2006. Latest Ediacaran and Cambrian of the Moroccan Atlas Regions. In Morocco 2006. Ediacaran-Cambrian Depositional Environments and Stratigraphy of the Western Atlas Regions. Explanatory Description and Field Excursion Guide. Beringeria Special Issue 6, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 7-46. .

Geyer, G., and E. Landing. 2006. Morocco Field Excursion 2006. Ediacaran-Cambrian Depositional Environments and Stratigraphy of the Western Atlas Regions. In Morocco 2006. EdiacaranCambrian Depositional Environments and Stratigraphy of the Western Atlas Regions. Explanatory Description and Field Excursion Guide. Beringeria Special Issue 6, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 47-112. .

Landing, E. 2005. Ancient Life. In The Encyclopedia of New York, edited by P. Eisenstadt, and L.-E. Moss, pp. 83-86. Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, NY.

Landing, E. 2005. Geology and Plate Techtonics. In Encyclopedia of New York, edited by P. Eisenstadt, and L.-E. Moss, pp. 632-636. Syracuse University Press, Syracuse, New York.

Landing, E., and S. R. Westrop. 2004. Environmental Patterns in the Origin and Evolution and Diversification Loci of Early Cambrian Skeletalized Metazoa: Evidence from the Avalon Microcontinent. In Neoproterozoic-Cambrian Biological Revolutions. Papers 10, edited by J. H. Lipps, and B. Wagoner, pp. 93-105. Paleontological Society.

Geyer, G, and E. Landing. 2000. The Cambrian in Israel and Jordan-The Feather Edge of the Mediterranean Region. In Cambrian From the Southern Edge.. Miscelanea 6, edited by G. F. Ace?olaza, and S. Peralta, pp. 98-101. Instituto Superior de Correlacion Geologica (INSUGEO), Universidad Nacional de Tucuman.

Landing, E. 1998. Avalon 1997-A Pre-meeting Viewpoint. In AVALON 1997-The Cambrian standard. Third International Field Conference of the Cambrian Chronostratigraphy Working Group and I.G.C.P. Project 366 (Ecological Aspects of the Cambrian Radiation). New York State Museum Bulletin 492, edited by E. Landing, and S. R. Westrop, pp. 1-3. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and S. R. Westrop. 1998. Cambrian Faunal Sequence and Depositional History of Avalonian Newfoundland and New Brunswick: Field Workshop. In Avalon 1997-The Cambrian standard. Third International Field Conference of the Cambrian Chronostratigraphy Working Group and I.G.C.P. Project 366 (Ecological Aspects of the Cambrian Radiation). New York State Museum Bulletin 492, edited by E. Landing, and S. R. Westrop, pp. 5-75. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Johnson, M. E., and E. Landing. 1998. Preface. In Silurian Cycles: Linkages of Dynamic Stratigraphy with Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Tectonic Changes. New York State Museum Bulletin 491, edited by M. E. Johnson, and E. Landing, pp. vii-ix. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and S. R. Westrop. 1998. Revisions in Stratigraphic Nomenclature of the Cambrian of Avalonian North America and Comparisons with Avalonian Britain. In Avalon 1997-The Cambrian standard. Third International Field Conference of the Cambrian Chronostratigraphy Working Group and I.G.C.P. Project 366 (Ecological Aspects of the Cambrian radiation). New York State Museum Bulletin 492, edited by E. Landing, and S. R. Westrop, pp. 76-87. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 1996. Avalon-Insular Continent by the Latest Precambrian. In Avalonian and Related Peri-Gondwanan Terranes of the Circum-North Atlantic. Special Paper 304, edited by R. D. Nance, and M. Thompson, pp. 27-64. Geological Society of America.

Geyer, G., W. Heldmaier , and E. Landing. 1995. Arthropod Traces in the Middle Cambrian of Morocco. In Morocco '95-The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. Special Issue 2, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 254. Beringeria.

Geyer, G., E. Landing, and W. Heldmaier . 1995. Faunas and Depositional Environments of the Cambrian of the Moroccan Atlas Regions. In Morocco '95-The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. Special Issue 2, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 47-120. Beringeria.

Landing, E., G. Geyer, and W. Heldmaier . 1995. First African Lapworthellid: Lapworthella vandali n. sp. From the Lower Middle Cambrian Boundary Interval of Morocco. In MOROCCO '95-The Lower-Middle Cambrian Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. Special Issue 2, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 243-253. Beringeria.

Landing, E., and G. Geyer. 1995. Morocco '95--The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. In Morocco '95--The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. Beringeria Special Issue 2, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 5, 6. .

Landing, E. 1995. MOROCCO '95-The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. In MOROCCO '95-The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. Special Issue 2, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 5, 6. Beringeria.

Geyer, G., and E. Landing. 1995. The Cambrian of the Moroccan Atlas Regions. In Morocco '95-The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Western Gondwana. Special Issue 2, edited by G. Geyer, and E. Landing, pp. 7-46. Beringia.

Landing, E. 1992. Lower Cambrian of southeastern Newfoundland: Epeirogeny and Lazarus Faunas, Lithofacies-Biofacies Linkages, and the Myth of a Global Chronostratigraphy. In Origins and Early Evolution of Metazoa, edited by J. Lipps, and P. W. Signor, pp. 283-309. Plenum Press, New York, New York.

Landing, E. 1991. A View from the Hudson: Hudson-Mohawk Lowlands and Taconic Mountains. In Geology of New York: A Simplified Account. New York State Museum Educational Leaflet 28, edited by Y. W. Isachsen, E. Landing, J. M. Lauber, L. V. Rickard, and W. B. Rogers, pp. 53-65. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 1988. Bibliography of George Frederic Matthew. In Trace Fossils, Small Shelly Fossils, and the Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary. New York State Museum Bulletin 463, edited by E. Landing, G. M. Narbonne, and P. Myrow, pp. 1-3. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 1988. CambrianOrdovician boundary in North America: Revised Tremadocian Correlations, Unconformities, and 'Glacioeustasy'. In The Canadian Paleontology and Biostratigraphy Seminar, Proceedings. New York State Museum Bulletin 462, edited by E. Landing, pp. 48-58. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 1988. Depositional Tectonics and Biostratigraphy of the Western Portion of the Taconic Allochthon, Eastern New York State. In The Model T Reconsidered: Proceedings from the World of the Model T Conference. New York State Museum Bulletin 462, edited by E. Landing, pp. 96-110. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and A. P. Benus. 1988. Stratigraphy of the Bonavista Group, Southeastern Newfoundland: Growth Faults and the Distribution of the Sub-trilobitic Lower Cambrian. In Trace Fossils, Small Shelly Fossils, and the Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary. New York State Museum Bulletin 463, edited by E. Landing, G. M. Narbonne, and P. Myrow, pp. 69-71. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E. 1988. Trace Fossils, Small Shelly Fossils, and the PrecambrianCambrian Boundary--A Pre-meeting Viewpoint. In Trace Fossils, Small Shelly Fossils, and the Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary. New York State Museum Bulletin 463, edited by E. Landing, G. M. Narbonne, and P. Myrow, pp. 1-3. The University of the State of New York, Albany, North Carolina.

Anderson, E., C. E. Brett, D. W. Fisher, P. W. Goodwin, G. J. Kloc, E. Landing, and R. H. Lindemann. 1988. Upper Silurian to Middle Devonian Stratigraphy and Depositional Controls, East-central New York. In 1986 Canadian Paleontology and Biostratigraphy Seminar, Proceedings. New York State Museum Bulletin 462, edited by E. Landing, pp. 111-134. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and A. P. Benus. 1985. The Levis Formation: Passive Margin Slope Processes and Dynamic Stratigraphy in the Western Area. In Field Trips Guidebook. Canadian Paleontology and Biostratigraphy Seminar, Ste. Foy, Quebec, edited by J. F. Riva, pp. 1-11. Universite Laval Press, Quebec.

Taylor, M. E., and E. Landing. 1982. Biostratigraphy of the Cambrian-Ordovician Transition in the Bear River Range, Utah and Idaho, Western United States. In The CambrianOrdovician Boundary: Sections, Correlations, Fossil Distributions, and Correlations. Geological Series 3, edited by M. G. Bassett, and W. T. Dean, pp. 131-139. National Museum of Wales.

Fortey, R. A., E. Landing, and D. Skevington. 1982. Cambrian-Ordovician Boundary Sections in the Cow Head Group, Western Newfoundland. In The Cambrian-Ordovician Boundary: Sections, Fossil Distributions, and Correlations. Geological Series 3, edited by M. G. Bassett, and W. T. Dean, pp. 95-129. National Museum of Wales.

Landing, E., and E. L. Yochelson. 1982. Donald W. Fisher--State Paleontologist 1955-1982. In Studies in Stratigraphy and Paleontology in Honor of Donald W. Fisher. New York State Museum Bulletin 481, edited by E. Landing, pp. 1-4. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Taylor, M. E., E. Landing, and S. L. Gillette. 1981. The Cambrian-Ordovician Transition in the Bear River Range, Utah and Idaho: A Preliminary Evaluation. In Short Papers for the Second International Symposium on the Cambrian System, 1981. Open-File Report 81-743, edited by M. E. Taylor, pp. 222-227. U.S. Geological Survey.

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Landing, E. 2002. Early Paleozoic sea Levels and Climates: New Evidence from the East Laurentian Shelf and Slope. In Guidebook for Fieldtrips in New York and Vermont, edited by J. McLelland, and P. Karabinos, pp. C6-1-C6-22. Report prepared for New England Intercollegiate Geological Conference 94th Annual Meeting and New York State Geological Association 74th Annual Meeting, Lake George, New York.

Landing, E. 1991. Field trip 3B: Aspects of Paleozoic Geology in the Albany Region. In Association of American State Geologists Annual Meeting, Field Trip Guide, May 49, 1991, edited by P. R. Whitney, pp. 41-50. Report prepared for , Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and M. E. Taylor. 1981. Part III. Middle and Upper Cambrian and Lower Ordovician Stratigraphy and Paleontology of the central Rocky Mountains, Utah and Idaho. Stop 9B.1: Upper St. Charles and Lower Garden City Formations at Franklin Basin, Northern Bear River Range, Idaho. In Cambrian Stratigraphy and Paleontology of the Great Basin and Vicinity, Western United States, edited by M. E. Taylor, pp. 165-168. Report prepared for Second International Symposium on the Cambrian System, Guidebook for Field Trip, Golden, Colorado.

Taylor, M. E., and E. Landing. 1981. Part III. Middle and Upper Cambrian and Lower Ordovician Stratigraphy of the Central Rocky Mountains, Utah and Idaho. Stop 8.1: Upper St. Charles and Lower Garden City Formations, Blacksmith Fork Canyon, Southern Bear River Range, Utah. In Cambrian Stratigraphy and Paleontology of the Great Basin and Vicinity, Western United States, edited by M. E. Taylor, pp. 141-149. Report prepared for Second International Symposium on the Cambrian System, Guidebook for Field Trip 1, Golden, Colorado.

Westrop, S. R., E. Landing, and R. Ludvigsten. 1981. Upper Cambrian and Lower Ordovician Biostratigraphy, Jasper National Park, Alberta. In The Cambrian System in the southern Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta and British Columbia. Guidebook for Field Trip 2, edited by J. D. Aitken, and M. E. Taylor, pp. 45-53. Report prepared for Second International Symposium on the Cambrian System. Golden, Colorado, Golden, Colorado.

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Landing, E. (editor). 2007. Ediacaran-Ordovician of East Laurentia: S.W. Ford Memorial Volume. New York State Museum Bulletin 510. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Mikulic, D.G., E. Landing, and J. Kluessendorf (editors). 2007. Fabulous Fossils: 300 Years of Worldwide Research on Trilobites. New York State Museum Bulletin 507. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Geyer, G., and E. Landing (editors). 2006. Morocco 2006. Ediacaran-Cambrian depositional Environments and Stratigraphy of the Western Atlas Regions. Explanatory Description and Field Excursion Guide. Beringeria Special Issue 6.

Landing, E., and M. K. Johnson (editors). 2003. Silurian Lands and Seas: Paleogeography Outside of Laurentia. New York State Museum Bulletin 493. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Isachsen, Y. W., E. Landing, J. M. Lauber, L. V. Rickard, and W. B. Rogers (editors). 2000. Geology of New York, A Simplified Account, Second Edition. New York State Museum Educational Leaflet 28. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and M. E. Johnson (editors). 1998. Silurian Cycles - Linkages of Dynamic Stratigraphy with Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Tectonic Changes. New York State Museum Bulletin 491. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and J. B. Skiba (editors). 1997. Guide to the Geology of John Boyd Thatcher Park (Indian Ladder Region) and Vicinity.. New York State Museum Handbook 14 (repr. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Geyer, G., and E. Landing (editors). 1995. MOROCCO '95-The Lower-Middle Cambrian Standard of Gondwana. Special Issue 2. Beringria.

Landing, E. (editor). 1992. Studies in Stratigraphy and Paleontology in Honor of Donald W. Fisher. New York State Museum Bulletin 481. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., and C. E. Brett (editors). 1991. Dynamic Stratigraphy and Depositional Environments of the Hamilton Group (Middle Devonian) in New York State, Part II. New York State Museum Bulletin 469. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Benus, A.P., E. Landing, and P. R. Whitney. (editors). 1991. Early and Early Middle Ordovician Continental Slope Deposition: Shale Cycles and Sandstones in the New York Promontory and Quebec Reentrant Region. New York State Museum Bulletin 474. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, Ed (editor). 1988. The Canadian Paleontology and Biostratigraphy Seminar, Albany, NY, Sept. 29 - Oct. 1, 1986. New York State Museum Bulletin 462. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

Landing, E., G. M. Narbonne, and P. Myrow (editors). 1988. Trace Fossils, Small Shelly Fossils, and the PrecambrianCambrian Boundary. New York State Museum Bulletin 463. The University of the State of New York, Albany, New York.

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Landing, E., and A. P. Benus 1988 Cambrian Depositional History and Stratigraphy, Avalon-Bonavista Region, Southeastern Newfoundland. Geological Association of Canada, Field Trip Guide A.3. Report prepared for , St. John's, Newfoundland.

Landing, E. 1981 Conodont Biostratigraphy and Thermal Color Alteration Indices of the Upper St. Charles and Lower Garden City Formations: Evidence for an Interformational Diachronous Unconformity in the Bear River Range, northern Utah and Southeastern Idaho. Report prepared for U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 81, Albany, New York.

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Weinman, P. L., and E. Landing. An Introduction to Invertebrate Fossils of New York. Educational Leaflet No. 19r.  20pp. 2003

Brett, C.E., and E. Landing, Editors. Dynamic Stratigraphy and Depositional Environments of the Hamilton Group (Middle Devonian) in New York State, Part II. Bulletin No. 469.  177 pp., 95 figs., 22 tbls., 14 apps. 1991

Landing, E., Editor. Ediacaran-Ordovician of East Laurentia. Bulletin No. 510.  94 p., 30 figs. 2007

Kluessendorf, J., E. Landing, and D. G. Mikulic, Editors. Fabulous Fossils: 300 Years of Worldwide Research on Trilobites. Bulletin No. 507.  248 pp., 120 fig., 10 tbls. 2007

Landing, E. Fossils and "Deep Time" in New York. Educational Leaflet No. 35.  iv, 20 pp., 26 figs. 2004

Rogers, W.B., L.V. Rickard, J.M. Lauber, E. Landing, and Y.W. Isachsen, Editors. Geology of New York: A Simplified Account, Second Edition. Educational Leaflet No. 28.  284 pp., 169 figs., 4 pls.(Geologic Highway Map). 2000

Landing, E., and M.E. Johnson, Editors. Silurian Cycles - Linkages of Dynamic Stratigraphy with Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Tectonic Changes. Bulletin No. 491.  327 pp., 147 figs., 4 tbls., 4 apps. 1998

Landing, E., and M.E. Johnson, Editors. Silurian Lands and Seas: Paleogeography Outside of Laurentia. Bulletin No. 493.  xi, 400 p. : ill., maps (some col.) ; 28 cm. 2003

Landing, Ed, Editor. Studies in Stratigraphy and Paleontology in Honor of Donald W. Fisher. Bulletin No. 481.  380 pp., 262 figs., 15 tbls. 1992

Landing, E., P. Myrow, and G. Narbonne. Trace Fossils, Small Shelly Fossils, and the Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary Proceedings. Bulletin No. 463.  81 pp., 39 figs., 1 tbl., 2 apps. 1988

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