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paleozoology

[¦pāl·ē·ō·zō′äl·ə·jē]
(paleontology)
The branch of paleontology concerned with the study of ancient animals as recorded by fossil remains.
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It has been appreciated for some time that analysis of the late Pleistocene paleozoological and paleobotanical record offers important insights into the nature and history of glacial environments.
Amphibians in the eastern Great Basin (Nevada and Utah, USA): a geographical study with paleozoological models and conservation implications.