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Paleontological Journal

, Volume 40, Issue 6, pp 687–696 | Cite as

Ninety years of the Paleontological Society

  • A. I. Zhamoida
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Abstract

The establishment in 1916 and the subsequent 90-year history of the Russian (later All-Union and All-Russia) Paleontological Society are discussed. The society’s works and endeavors over ninety years were closely connected with the needs of practical geology, and primarily with paleontological research, the development of a stratigraphic basis, and their use in paleogeography, paleoecology, and biosphere studies.

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Paleontology Paleontological Journal Founder Member Paleontological Institute Annual Session 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. I. Zhamoida
    • 1
  1. 1.Karpinsky All-Russia Research Institute of GeologySt. PetersburgRussia

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