Fossils of African Fauna
African, Arabian Mammals Didn’t Escape Grande Coupure Extinction
More than two-thirds of mammals in Africa and the Arabian Peninsula went extinct during the Eocene-Oligocene transition some 30 million years ago, a study finds.
African, Arabian Mammals Didn’t Escape Grande Coupure Extinction
African, Arabian Mammals Didn’t Escape Grande Coupure Extinction

More than two-thirds of mammals in Africa and the Arabian Peninsula went extinct during the Eocene-Oligocene transition some 30 million years ago, a study finds.

More than two-thirds of mammals in Africa and the Arabian Peninsula went extinct during the Eocene-Oligocene transition some 30 million years ago, a study finds.

Eocene
Image of the Day: Salamander Mummy 
The Scientist | Oct 4, 2017
Using newly developed X-ray imaging technology, paleontologists revealed the skeleton, soft tissues, and remnants of an ingested frog within a 35-million-year-old petrified salamander.