The Proterozoic and Earliest Cambrian Trace Fossil Record; Patterns, Problems and Perspectives

Jensen, Soren
February 2003
Integrative & Comparative Biology;Feb2003, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p219
Academic Journal
Examines the Neoproterozoic trace fossil record both in terms of its broad patterns and its relation to the Cambrian trace fossil record. Occurrence of rare moderately regular meanders; Preservation of tubular fossils as casts and molds on clastic bedding planes; Difficulties involved in distinguishing trace fossils from elongate tubular body fossils.


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