Fossils

Fossils are the preserved remains or traces of animals plants and other organisms from the remote past.

There are different type of fossils:

TRACE FOSSILS: are the remains of trackways, burrows, bioerosion, eggs and eggshells, nests, droppings and other types of impressions.

RESSIN FOSSILS: is a natural polymer found in many types of strata throughout the world, even the artic.             PSEUDOFOSSILS: are visual patterns in rocks that are produced by naturally occurring geologic processes rather than biologic processes.

LIVING FOSSILS:  is an informal term used for any living species that is apparently identical or closely resembles a species previously known only from fossils that is, it is as if the ancient fossil had “come to life.”

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