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Descriptor in English: Fossils
Descriptor in Spanish: Fósiles
Descriptor in Portuguese: Fósseis
Descriptor in French: Fossiles
Entry term(s): Fossil
Tree number(s): I01.076.368.584.311
Scope note: Remains, impressions, or traces of animals or plants of past geological times which have been preserved in the earth's crust.
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
DG diagnostic imaging
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PS parasitology
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Online Note: search PALEONTOLOGY 1966-74
History Note: 91(75); was see under PALEONTOLOGY 1975-90
DeCS UI: 5714
Descriptor UI: D005580
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/01
Fossils - Preferred
Concept UI M0008784
Scope note Remains, impressions, or traces of animals or plants of past geological times which have been preserved in the earth's crust.
Preferred term Fossils
Entry term(s) Fossil



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