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Paleontology - Environment - 31.03.2022
Expert Insight: Traces of giant prehistoric crocodiles discovered in northern British Columbia
Giant crocodiles once roamed northeastern British Columbia. A recently published article in Historical Biology features the first detailed trace fossil evidence ever reported of giant crocodylians. The sites are from the Peace Region of northeastern British Columbia, north of Tumbler Ridge. The trace fossils include swim traces , made when the crocodiles were scraping the muddy bottoms of lakes and river channels with their claws.

Life Sciences - Paleontology - 29.11.2021
Extinct swordfish-shaped marine reptile discovered
Extinct swordfish-shaped marine reptile discovered
A new 130-million-year-old marine reptile fossil sheds light on the evolution of hypercarnivory of these last-surviving ichthyosaurs A team of international researchers from Canada, Colombia, and Germany has discovered a new marine reptile.