Unformatted text preview: Resin fossils Compression fossils Cast fossils Intact fossils Not all organisms become fossils. What conditions/organisms would increase the chance that an organism turns into a fossil and ends up in a museum? a) mudflats with low O 2 b) dry habitats such as grasslands or deserts c) Being really, really old d) Soft- bodied organisms e) Rare organisms Limitations of the fossil record a) Habitat bias b) Taxonomic bias c) Temporal bias d) Abundance bias...
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- Fall '08
- fossils Permineralized fossils