Paleontology (US spelling) or palaeontology (UK spelling) is the study of the developing history of life on earth, of ancient plants and animals based on the fossil record, evidence of their existence preserved in rocks. This includes the study of body fossils, tracks, burrows, cast off parts, fossilized feces ("coprolites"), and chemical residues.
This category has only the following subcategory.
- ► Subfields of paleontology (3 C, 21 P)
Pages in category "Paleontology"
The following 23 pages are in this category, out of 23 total.
- Paleontology (biology)
- Depositional resolution (earth)
- Keystone (limestone) (earth)
- National Fossil Day (earth)
- Ovicaprid (earth)
- Suture (geology) (earth)
- Wezmeh (earth)