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In Memoriam – David Raup (1933-2015) (01 Aug 2015)

In Memoriam – David Raup (1933-2015) - It is with sadness that the Paleontological Society notes the passing of David Raup. Steven Holland, president of the Society noted: 'Dave was a pillar of our profession. His analytical, skeptical, and elegant approach to paleobiology shaped generations, and its influence is felt today across the discipline. As advisor and colleague, he touched the lives of countless students and professionals with his humility and example.

Read more in a full obituary published by the University of Chicago.

Journal of Paleontology
  • ISSN: 0022-3360 (Print), 1937-2337 (Online)
  • Frequency: 6 issues per year
The Journal of Paleontology publishes original articles and notes on the systematics, phylogeny, paleoecology, paleogeography, and evolution of fossil organisms. It emphasizes specimen-based research and features high quality illustrations. All taxonomic groups are treated, including invertebrates, microfossils, plants, vertebrates, and ichnofossils.