Conodonts are extinct chordates resembling eels, classified in the class
Conodonta. For many years, they were known only from tooth-like microfossils
found in ...
Conodont elements are commonly found in marine deposits and are the only
fossil remains of a soft-bodied creature. This article outlines the history of their ...
Dec 3, 2009 ... What conodonts were remained a mystery for many years. These microfossils
were variously thought to belong to annelid worms, arthropods, ...
Conodonts have long been a mystery to the scientific community. They are
represented in the fossil record by tooth-like mirofossils found as constituents in ...
Aug 11, 2008 ... Conodont, minute toothlike fossil composed of the mineral apatite (calcium
phosphate); conodonts are among the most frequently occurring ...
Among our early Palaeozoic ancestors was a creature known as a conodont; ...
study of a weird group of long-extinct, microscopic fossils called conodonts. What
Any of various small marine chordates of the group Conodonta of the Paleozoic
Era and the Triassic Period, preserved primarily in the form of their conelike ...
Oct 24, 2013 ... Conodonts are an extinct group of jawless vertebrates whose tooth-like elements
are the earliest instance of a mineralized skeleton in the ...
Jun 12, 2013 ... Conodonts are extinct phosphatic microfossils that 'look like' teeth and are used
extensively for dating rocks roughly 500-205 million years old.
Jun 11, 2001 ... ABSTRACT—Conodonts were mostly small, elongate, eel-shaped marine
animals that inhabited a variety of environments in Paleozoic.