07.03.2017

Fossil of the Year 2017

This year's Fossil of the Year is the Upper Cretaceous oyster Pycnodonte (Phygraea) vesiculare. This extinct oyster is one of over twenty species in the genus Pycnodonte, which lived in our oceans around 70 million years ago.

More information can be found here.

Information on Joint Conference in China, October 10-13, 2017

 

After the successful First Joint Conference of the Palaeontological Society of China and the Paläontologische Gesellschaft held in Göttingen, Germany, in September 2013, great progress has been made between China and Germany concerning palaeontology and related subjects. In order to summarise these four years of progress and to present the results, the Second Joint Conference will be held in Yichang City, Hubei Province, China, from October 10th to 13th, 2017.

The first circular can be downloaded here.

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The first circular for the joint conference with the Palaeontological Society of China has been ...

October 10-13, 2017, a joint conference of the Paläontologische Gesellschaft with the ...

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