online resource for fossil animals, plants, and microorganisms

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Available inEnglish
Created byJohn Alroy
EditorJohn Alroy
Launched1998; 25 years ago (1998)

Fossilworks is a portal which provides query, download, and analysis tools to facilitate access to the Paleobiology Database, a large relational database assembled by hundreds of paleontologists from around the world.


Fossilworks was created in 1998 by John Alroy and is housed at Macquarie University. It includes many analysis and data visualization tools formerly included in the Paleobiology Database.[1]


  1. ^ "Frequently asked questions". Fossilworks. Retrieved 17 December 2021.

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