The Micropalaeontological Society


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SEM photo of ostracod Metacypris cordata female with eggs and juveniles; from Vrana Lake Cres Island Croatia; Holocene. Image by Valentina Hajek-Tadesse and Marija Horvat, Croatian Geological Survey, Zagreb, Croatia

Chair: Vincent Perrier (University of Leicester)

Secretary: Anna March (Queen Mary University of London)

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Microfossil Image Competition & Calendar 2017

0-calendar-cover-2017 View all image entries in our Flickr album. The Micropalaeontological Society is delighted to announce Read more

Microfossil Image Competition 2016 – View album on Flickr

All of the fantastic entries into the Microfossil Image Competition & Calendar 2017 can be viewed Read more

Lyell Meeting 2017: Sticking Together: microbes and their role in forming sediments, 7th March 2017, London

  At The Geological Society, Burlington House Sedimentology and geomorphology have traditionally been seen as Read more

microfossil image competition 2016

Microfossil Image Competition 2016

2016 will be the third year The Micropalaeontological Society runs their Microfossil Image Competition. The Read more

Quaternary Palaeoecology Advanced Training Short Course, 23rd-27th January 2017, London

The NERC-funded Quaternary Palaeoecology Advanced Training Short Course (ATSC) will be running for its third Read more

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TMS Annual General Meeting 2016, 17-18th November, Lille

Download meeting 2nd circular here: Further information about the symposium venue, travel arrangements, accommodation options Read more

17th Biennial Challenger Society for Marine Science Conference, 5th-8th September 2016, Plymouth

The 17th Biennial Challenger Society for Marine Science Conference will be held in Liverpool, UK Read more

Girls into Geoscience, 14th July 2016, Plymouth

This exciting one day workshop, with additional optional field trip to Dartmoor, will introduce female Read more


Lyell Meeting 2016 “Paleoinformatics: Synthesising data from the past to illuminate the future”, 9th March 2016, London

The annual Lyell Meeting is jointly organized by the TMS, the Geological Society, the Palaeontological Read more

EGUGA 2016

EGU 2016 Session “The effects of petroleum and mining industry discharge on the marine environment”, 17th–22nd April, Vienna

Marine discharge of waste associated to the petroleum and mining industry might result in increased Read more