The Paläontologische Gesellschaft has several research groups, which meet regularly to present research results and discuss current topics in their respective fields.

There are currently five scientific research groups, including the newly founded RGs Early Life and Paleobiology:

RG Paleobiology

RG Vertebrate Paleontology

RG Paleobotany / Palynology

RG Micropaleontology

RG Early Life

The group Public Relations represents the society at fairs and conferences.


The 1st Palaeontological Virtual Congress will take place December 1st - 15th, 2018. Registration ...

Lepidodendron was widespread in Europe and North America around 320 to 300 million years ago. ...


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