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The future of paleontology

Overview of attention for article published in Geological Society of America Bulletin, March 1938
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Title
The future of paleontology
Published in
Geological Society of America Bulletin, March 1938
DOI 10.1130/gsab-49-359
Authors

J. A. CUSHMAN

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 1 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 100%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Unknown 1 100%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 1. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 29 November 2019.
All research outputs
#12,404,416
of 16,294,946 outputs
Outputs from Geological Society of America Bulletin
#1,450
of 1,550 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#224,949
of 330,876 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Geological Society of America Bulletin
#7
of 7 outputs
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