• James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 1 day, 4 hours ago

    The Fossil Of The Earliest Known Land Animal, 425 Myrs Old, May Has Been Discovered In Scotland. The Fossil, Called Kampecaris Obanensis (KO), About 2.5cm Long, Resembles Modern Day Millipedes, Though Not Ancestral. KO May Be The Oldest Animal From Fossil Records, But The Living Soil Warm Are Believed To Be Older, 450 Myrs Old, Than It.

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  • James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 3 days, 4 hours ago

    For The First Time, The Fossil Of A Flying Reptile, An Unusual Group Of Pterodactyls Known As Tapejarids, Which Existed In China And Brazil, Has Been Found On The Largest Island In England, Isle Of Wight. The Fossil, Named Wightia Declivirostris, Adds To Diversity Of Prehistoric Reptiles And Dinosaurs Found On The Island.

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  • James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 2 weeks, 4 days ago

    The Fossil Of The Oldest Salamander, Triassurus Sixtelae, May Have Been Discovered In Kyrgyzstan. The Fossil, About 250 Myrs Old, Triassic, Is Also Said To Be The Most Primitive Amphibian Thought To Have Crawled Out Of A Muddy Freshwater Lake Millions Of Years Ago. This Discovery May Shed Some Light On The Mysterious Origin Of Amphibians.

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  • James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 8 months, 2 weeks ago

    A New Species Of Salamander, Said To Be The Biggest Amphibian In The World, May Have Been Discovered. The Discovery Was Made From A Salamander, Known As China Giant Salamander, Which Lived In London Zoo For 20 Years Before Being Preserved, For 74 Years, At The Natural History Museum. The Species Is Presumed To Still Live In The Wild.

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  • James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of AnimalAnimal 10 months, 1 week ago

    Embryonic Communication, Like In Amphibians And Reptiles, Isn’t New, But It’s Fascinating To Know That Well Developed Unhatched Chicks Can Sense Danger While Still In The Egg, And Communicate The Danger Signal With Each Other By Vibrating Their Shells. But How These Embryos Produce And Understand The Signal Still Puzzles Researchers.

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  • James Harden posted an update in the group Group logo of DiscoveryDiscovery 11 months, 3 weeks ago

    Pterodactyls, Extinct Reptiles That Existed About 200 MYA, Have Now Been Theorized To Fly At The Very Early Stage Of Postnatal Development. The Previous Theory Had Indicated That The Reptile Needed Extended Parental Care To Be Capable Of Flight. This Finding Probably Makes The Reptile The First Creature Capable Of Flight From Birth.

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