Studies in Traditional and Molecular Paleontology

    Project: Research project

    Project Details


    Excavation, preparation, study and publication of new fossils from Colombia and the neotropics. Involving computer tomography, paleobiogeography, phylogenetics, molecular paleontology, histology, and paleoecology.

    Layman's description

    New fossil discoveries in Colombia and their evolutionary implications

    Key findings

    Description of new fossil species and their paleobiogeographic, evolutionary, and phylogenetic implications.
    Training of students and research assistants in the field of paleontology
    Spreading of scientific knowlegde in scientific and media


    5 publications in international peer-reviewed journals
    Short titleEPTM
    Effective start/end date5/3/1812/30/20

    Main Funding Source

    • International
    • National
    • Internal


    • 2 Oral presentation

    Paleodiversity of Colombia

    Edwin Alberto Cadena Rueda (Speaker)

    Mar 19 2019

    Activity: Talk typesOral presentation

    Paleontolgía molecular, mitos, realidades y actuales desafíos

    Edwin Alberto Cadena Rueda (Speaker)

    Jun 21 2018

    Activity: Talk typesOral presentation