Members 106. active 1 day, 13 hours ago . The Museum of Paleontology publishes a regular series of research reports entitled describing results of Museum field projects, and analytical and comparative interpretations of fossils in the Museum's collections. Museum of Paleontology. The Museum of Paleontology's invertebrate collections contain over 2,000,000 specimens.

Faculty and graduate students involved in paleontology are associated with the Museum of Paleontology, where the collections and paleontology faculty (and some student) offices are located. Members. Founded in 1971, “The Friends” support the activities, research, and study of fossils at the University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology. UMMP is the intellectual home of paleontology at Michigan. A Robust Research Collection Over 2 million specimens in three distinct collections: vertebrates, invertebrates, and paleobotany. Custom UMMP Zoom Backgrounds Available . Academic and Research Opportunities The UMMP supports research initiatives and academic opportunities worldwide . Our Collection on Display The UMMP is a research museum and the …

Janice Fountain joined the group University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology 1 day, 13 hours ago. There is particular strength in Paleozoic faunas, especially corals, trilobites, ostracods, and echinoderms of the Michigan Basin and surrounding areas. Contact us at: FUMMPinfo@gmail.com for more information. We have a well-rounded program in paleontology and related areas of evolutionary biology, and ecology. Activity. A group to showcase local fossils, museum exhibits, specimens from the collection, and collaboration with the Friends of the UMMP! The Friends of the University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology, more commonly known as “The Friends,” are a group united by their love of fossils. University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology. Paleontology at the University of Michigan has a distinguished tradition dating from 1837, when a “Cabinet of Natural History” was authorized at the first meeting of the Board of Regents. The University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology (UMMP) is a research museum devoted to study the history of life, interpretation of its meaning, and sharing these experiences with students. This series was initiated in 1924.