Taxonomy

Answer:

domain, kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species

Paleontological species concept

Answer:

define species based on morphology

Biological species concept

Answer:

members of a species can interbreed and produce fertile offspring

3 domains

Answer:

Bacteria, Archaea, and Eukarya

6 kingdoms

Answer:

Protoctista, Fungi, Plantae Animalia
Archaebacteria, Eubacteria

paleoecology

Answer:

study of the factors controlling the distribution and abundance of fossil species

three basic forms

Answer:

body fossils, trace fossils, and biomarkers

sub-fossil

Answer:

Evidence of past life that is younger than the

CIRCUM - PACIFIC BELT

Answer:

around the Pacific Ocean, at subduction zones 80% of shallow earthquake occur in this belt

COLUMNAR STRUCTURE

Answer:

parallel, vertical columns, mostly six sided