The meeting was held on Wednesday 18 May 2005, in the Palaeontology Demonstration Room, The Natural History Museum.
Welcome and Introductions – Dr Ian Slipper (Chair, Ostracod Group).
|Housekeeping notices – Dr John Whittaker (Local Secretary).|
|13.35||The Natural History Museum Ostracod Collections – Dr Giles Miller (NHM)|
|14.00||The myodocope Entomozoe from the Silurian of the Russian Arctic – Professor David Siveter (Leicester)|
|14.25||Ostracod shell chemistry and the West Sussex raised beaches – Dr Jonathan Holmes (UCL)|
|14.50||What are Ostracoda? A cladistic analysis of the extant superfamilies of the subclasses Myodocopa and Podocopa – Dr Dave Horne (Queen Mary, London) with Isa Schoen, Robin Smith and Koen Martens|
|15.45||Musings on the Aral, Caspian and Black Sea ostracods – Dr Ian Boomer (Newcastle)|
|16.10||Biogeography and phylogeography of non-marine Ostracoda – Dr Dave Horne (Queen Mary, London) with Isa Schoen and Koen Martens|
Demonstration of Plates for the Second Edition of ‘A stratigraphical Index of British Ostracoda’ – Dr John Whittaker (NHM)
|16.50||Short Business Meeting|