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2017-2018 SDSM&T Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 SDSM&T Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GEOL 771/771L Paleobiology/Lab

Credits: (3-1) 4

A detailed examination of the study of fossil organisms, including the use of biological and geological information to interpret the patterns and processes of past life. Emphasis will be placed on the diversity and evolution of fossil organisms and the methods by which paleontologists study them. Lab sessions will be devoted to study of the taxonomy and anatomy of pertinent groups of fossil organisms and their living relatives.

Corequisites: GEOL 771L

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