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By Cuif/Dauphin/Sorauf

Fossils are necessary to the reconstruction of the evolution of existence and episodes in Earth heritage. wisdom of biomineralization - the procedures linked to the formation of mineralized organic constructions - is vital to correctly overview info derived from fossils. This e-book emphasizes skeletal formation and fossilization in a geologic framework as a way to comprehend evolution, relationships among fossil teams, and using biomineral fabrics as geochemical proxies for knowing historical oceans and climates. the focal point is on shells and skeletons of calcareous organisms, and the publication explores the tremendous constructions and mode of development of the attribute crystalline devices, making the most of latest actual methodological advances. The ebook is richly illustrated and should be of significant curiosity to complicated scholars and researchers in paleontology, Earth historical past, evolution, sedimentology, geochemistry, and fabrics science.

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