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Russell Graham, Ph.D., Chief Curator, Curator of Paleontology
Kirk Johnson, Ph.D., Department Head of Earth Sciences, Curator of Paleontology
Kenneth Carpenter, Ph.D., Chief Preparator, Curator of Paleontology
Bryan Small, Preparator
Logan Ivy, Ph.D., Collections Manager
Emmett Evanoff, Ph.D., Research Associate
Bob Raynolds, Ph.D., Research Associate
Leaf Architecture Working Group

Writing, Graphic Design, Programming: Michon Scott
Photography: Kirk Johnson, Rick Wicker, Frank Sanders, Michon Scott, Bryan Small, Beth Kaminsky

Special thanks to Ray Troll for the use of his artwork.

Special thanks to the University of Colorado at Boulder for hosting the Follow a Fossil development/draft Web site.

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