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Table Of Contents

1. Introduction
Part I: General Principles of Paleoecology
2. Old Bones, footprints and trace evidence of life
3. Taphonomy -putting the dead to work
4. Determining age and context
Part II: Characterizing the ecology of fossil organisms
5. On being the right size
6. Show me your teeth and I will tell you what you are
7. Stable isotopes and the reconstruction of mammalian movement, diet and trophic relationships
8. Non-traditional 'fossils'
9. Reconstructing past climate
Part III: Using paleoecology to understand the present
10. The past as prologue: the importance of a deeper temporal perspective in climate change research
11. Biodiversity on Earth

Mammalian Paleoecology
Using the Past to Study the Present
Publication Date: 28 Sep 2021
Status: Available
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Trim Size: 7" x 10"
Page Count: 280 pages
Illustrations: 50 b&w photos, 90 b&w illus.
ISBN: 9781421441405