neontology


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neontology

the scientific study of recently living plants and animals. — neontologist, n.neontologic, neontological, adj.
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A NEW GENUS FOR Habrothrix angustidens AND Akodon serrensis (RODENTIA, CRICETIDAE): AGAIN PALEONTOLOGY MEETS NEONTOLOGY IN THE LEGACY OF LUND
Referring to paleontology and neontology evidences of cephalopods, Clarke (1988) pointed out that the five families belonged to two orders, that is the Order Sepiida was composed of Sepiidae, Spirulidae and Sepiadariidae; Sepiolidae and Idiosepiidae belonged to the Order Sepiolida.