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Palaeoworld is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal dedicated to studies on palaeontology and stratigraphy centered in China and the neighboring regions, encouraging original works of fossils and strata, comparative studies worldwide, and interdisciplinary approaches in related disciplines. Some issues will be devoted entirely to a special theme in the discipline. Palaeoworld is oriented to a broad spectrum of geoscience researchers as well as experts and students in evolutionary biology who are interested in historical geology and biotic evolution.

    Palaeoworld publishes papers in the following areas:
  • • Systematic studies of all fossil groups
  • • Biostratigraphy, chemostratigraphy, chronostratigraphy
  • • Palaeoecology, palaeoenvironment and global changes in Earth's history
  • • Tempo and mode of biological evolution
  • • Studies of biological events in Earth's history
  • • Evolving ecosystem
  • • Molecular palaeontology
  • • Methods in palaeontology and stratigraphy
  • • Interdisciplinary studies of fossil and strata
    Palaeoworld accepts the following categories of contributions:
  • • Original research papers and case studies
  • • Review articles (normally invited)
  • • Special theme issues
  • • Short notes
  • • Letters to the Editors
  • • Book reviews