[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DP120104251]
Researchers A/Prof Glenn Anthony Brock; Dr John Richard Paterson
Brief description The precise timing of when animal body plans evolved and rapidly diversified during the Cambrian Explosion remains mysterious. This project will investigate vast collections of exquisitely preserved early-middle Cambrian fossils from Australia to determine the precise order of evolutionary events at the root of the animal tree of life.
Funding Amount $300,000
Funding Scheme Discovery Projects