Wed. Jan 26th, 2022

The extraordinary quality of conservation of the fossils at this website permitted something as fragile and tiny as this specimen to be protected for 231 million years.This perfectly 3D maintained fossil is truly an important finding.Contrary to nearly all fossils of Triassic lepidosaurs discovered in Europe, this is the first early lepidosaur found in South America, suggesting lepidosaurs were able to move across greatly distant geographical areas early in their evolutionary history, concurred Simões.

The remarkable quality of conservation of the fossils at this site allowed something as delicate and small as this specimen to be maintained for 231 million years.This beautifully 3D maintained fossil is really an essential finding.Contrary to nearly all fossils of Triassic lepidosaurs found in Europe, this is the first early lepidosaur discovered in South America, recommending lepidosaurs were able to move throughout vastly distant geographic regions early in their evolutionary history, concurred Simões.

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