A Coggle Diagram about Formation of Fossils
(Preserved in Amber
, Rapid Burial
, Fossils are usually formed under water sources.
, Children's Video on Formation of Fossils
and Atypical Cycle of Life
, Latin word for "something dug up."
, The remains of something living.
, Typically thousands of years old.
and 4.E.2 Understand the use of fossils and changes in the surface of the earth as evidence of the history of the Earth and its changing life forms.
), Types of Fossils
, Trace Fossils
and True Form Fossils
), Location of Fossils
(Typically found near water sources or where water once was found.
, Commonly found within sedimentary rock
, Occasionally found within igneous rock when lava has enveloped organisms and preserved them.
and Baltic Sea Region
), Historical Fossils
(Oldest fossils 3.5 billion years old.
and Fossil Record inaccurately depicts the range of species that lived.
) and The Fossilization Process