Image of the Day: Cretaceous Chameleon

These pieces of amber from Myanmar contain remarkably intact specimens of various lizard species, including a 100 million-year-old chameleon.

The Scientist Staff
Mar 7, 2016

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA, DAVID GRIMALDI

(See J.D. Daza et al., “Mid-Cretaceous amber fossils illuminate the past diversity of tropical lizards,” Science Advances, 2016.)

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