Download e-book for kindle: Experimental Approaches to Understanding Fossil Organisms: by Daniel I. Hembree,Brian F. Platt,Jon J. Smith

By Daniel I. Hembree,Brian F. Platt,Jon J. Smith

ISBN-10: 9401787204

ISBN-13: 9789401787208

ISBN-10: 9402403256

ISBN-13: 9789402403251

Paleontologists and geologists fight with examine questions usually advanced by means of the loss or maybe absence of key paleobiological and paleoenvironmental details. perception into this lacking facts will be won via direct exploration of analogous dwelling organisms and glossy environments. inventive, experimental and interdisciplinary remedies of such ancient-Earth analogs shape the foundation of classes from the residing. This quantity unites a various variety of specialist paleontologists, neontologists and geologists offering case reports that disguise a spectrum of subject matters, together with useful morphology, taphonomy, environments and organism-substrate interactions.

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