2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

GEOL 509 Micropaleontology

Morphology, classification, preparation techniques, and evolution of paleontologically significant microfossil groups and their biostratigraphic and paleoecologic significance. Emphasizes foraminifera, conodonts, and ostracodes. Regularly scheduled laboratory. Includes an immersion experience. Prerequisite: GEOL 508 or permission of the department chairperson. Not open to students who have credit in GEOL 409.