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History of life through time

History of life through time

An online exhibit of the University of California Museum of Paleontology that focuses on the three major domains of life, archaea, bacteria, and the eukaryota. "This exhibit provides a survey of that biodiversity through time, focusing on major lineages of organisms. Many of these lineages have gone extinct or currently exist at a much lower diversity than in the past, so there may be large exhibits on groups of organisms that are unfamiliar to you." Has a timeline and general information about fossils, systematics, and ecology of major groups, but does not drill down to information about individual species, focusing on the big picture instead.


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