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GEOL 4550 - Introduction to Paleontology with Laboratory

Geology - College of Arts and Science

Was GEOL 3500: Introduction to Paleontology with Laboratory (changed on February 15, 2008)

Physical Sciences (PHYS)

Credit Hours: 4

Study of the morphology, paleontology, patterns of evolution, and causes of extinction in geologically important groups of invertebrate and vertebrate fossils. Lab concentrates on identification of biostratigraphically important fossils (mostly invertebrates). Several half-day field trips. Prerequisites: Geology [GEOL] 1100 or 1200.

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