Definitions for palaeontology
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word palaeontology
paleontology, palaeontology, fossilology(noun)
the earth science that studies fossil organisms and related remains
Palaeontology is one of the two scientific journals of the Palaeontological Association. It was established in 1957 and is published on behalf of the Association by Wiley-Blackwell. The editor-in-chief is S. Stouge. Palaeontology publishes articles on a range of palaeontological topics, including taphonomy, systematics, and biostratigraphy. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2011 impact factor of 1.570, ranking it 14th out of 49 journals in the category "Paleontology".
Find a translation for the palaeontology definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these palaeontology definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"palaeontology." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 6 Mar. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/palaeontology>.