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They are generally called palaeontologists.

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What do you call people who study human fossils?

These scientists are called anthropologists.

What do you call a scientist who study dinosaurs and fossils?

A scientists who studies fossils, whether they are from dinosaurs or something else, is called a paleontologist.

What are scientists who study fossils?


What scientists who study fossils.?


What do we call the scientist who studies all types of fossils?

Scientists who study fossils are known as paleontologists.Scientists who study fossils are known as paleontologists. A paleontologist who studies dinosaurs may be a vertebrate paleontologist or a macro paleontologist.

What is the name of the scientists who study fossils?


What is name of scientists that study fossils?


Scientists who study ancient life on earth and fossils?

the study of the past life me is the key to the futrue

What is the name of the scientists who study dinosaurs and fossils?


Why do scienctists study fossils?

Well, not all scientists study fossils but some who participate in the art paleontology do. Anyway, here's the answer to your question: scientists study fossils to learn about the bone's past and who they might've belonged to to put it in layman's terms (simplified terms)

What evidence do scientists use to study the ancient dinosaur?

Scientists use mainly fossils.

Some scientists study the way fossils and living organisms are distributed or spread out on the earth what is this area of study called?

Your answer is in your categories. Its paleontology, or biogeography.