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Turtle origins out to sea

Nature volume 456, pages 450451 (27 November 2008) | Download Citation

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Various aspects of turtle evolution are the subject of vigorous debate among vertebrate palaeontologists. A newly described fossil species, the oldest yet discovered, adds grist to the mill.

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  1. Robert R. Reisz and Jason J. Head are in the Department of Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario L5L 1C6, Canada.  robert.reisz@utoronto.ca

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