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Large eyeballs in diving ichthyosaurs

Nature volume 402, page 747 (16 December 1999) | Download Citation

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The huge eyes of these extinct reptiles may have been useful deep in the ocean.

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    • Ryosuke Motani

    Present address: Department of Paleobiology, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C6, Canada

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  1. *University of California Museum of Paleontology, Berkeley, California 94720, USA

    • Ryosuke Motani
  2. The Arthritis Center of Northeast Ohio, Youngstown, Ohio 44512, USA

  3. †‡Tate Geological Museum, Casper, Wyoming 82601, USA

    • William Wahl Jr

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