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Biology letters (2005), ISSN 1744-957X, 07/2008, Volume 4, Issue 5, pp. 522 - 525
.... They are frequently coloured and function in camouflage and display. Previous investigations have concluded that fossil feathers are preserved as carbonized traces composed of feather-degrading bacteria... 
Feather colour | Fossil preservation | Dinosaur | Bird | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Environmental Sciences & Ecology | Biology | Ecology | Life Sciences & Biomedicine - Other Topics | Evolutionary Biology | Science & Technology | Dinosaurs | Melanosomes - ultrastructure | Animals | Color | Birds | Feathers - ultrastructure | Melanins - isolation & purification | Fossils | Index Medicus | feather colour | dinosaur | fossil preservation | bird
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2014, ISBN 9780231171786, xxiv, 215 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
"The discovery of stunning, feathered dinosaur fossils coming out of China since 2006 suggests that these creatures were much more bird-like than paleontologists previously imagined... 
Dinosaurs | Pterosauria | Feathers, Fossil | Flight | Corrupt practices | Reptiles, Fossil | Birds | History | Paleontology | Discoveries in science | Feathers | Purchasing | Evolution | Collection and preservation | Saurischia | Zoology | Pterodactyls | 21st century
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2012, ISBN 0300164351, ix, 358
"Examining and interpreting recent spectacular fossil discoveries in China, paleontologists have arrived at a prevailing view... 
Birds, Fossil | Feathers, Fossil | Flight | Birds | Evolutionary paleobiology | Evolution | Paleontology | Ecology & Evolutionary Biology | China | Zoology | Mesozoic
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Nature (London), ISSN 1476-4687, 04/2010, Volume 464, Issue 7293, pp. 1338 - 1341
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Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, ISSN 0013-8797, 2013, Volume 115, Issue 2, pp. 173 - 181
...), is described from 46 million year old Kishenehn oil shales in Montana, USA. This compression fossil is the first beetle species to be described from this formation... 
compression fossil | fossil beetles | paleoentomology | taxonomy | feather-winged beetles | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Entomology | Science & Technology
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Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, ISSN 0962-8452, 03/2006, Volume 273, Issue 1586, pp. 625 - 633
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Journal of analytical atomic spectrometry, ISSN 1364-5544, 2015, Volume 30, Issue 3, pp. 627 - 634
...) reveals the chemistry of preservation. The preservation of fossils reflects the interplay of inorganic and organic chemical processes, which should be clearly differentiated to make interpretations about the biology of extinct organisms... 
Spectroscopy | Physical Sciences | Chemistry | Chemistry, Analytical | Technology | Science & Technology | Feathers | Preservation | X-rays | Signatures | Copper | Zinc | Mercury (metal) | Fossils | CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS, SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND SUPERFLUIDITY
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Palaeontology, ISSN 0031-0239, 01/2019, Volume 62, Issue 1, pp. 135 - 150
Exceptional fossils can preserve diagenetically‐altered biomolecules. Understanding the pathways that lead to such preservation is vital to utilizing fossil information in evolutionary and palaeoecological studies... 
diagenesis | fossils | taphonomy | maturation | melanosomes | protein | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Paleontology | Science & Technology | Animal fossils | Temperature | Adipose tissue | Melanosomes | Aluminum | Tissues | Experiments | Mimicry | Components | Feathers | Molecules | Palaeoecology | Diagenesis | Composition | Stability | Preservation | Aluminium | Sediments | Pressure | Survival | Fossils | High pressure | Collagen | Decay | Information processing | Taphonomy
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