Archive for January 27th, 2018

WFS News: The oldest Archaeopteryx : a new specimen from Bavaria

@WFS,World Fossil Society,Riffin T Sajeev,Russel T Sajeev Researchers from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich report the first description of the geologically oldest fossil securely attributable to the genus Archaeopteryx, and provide a new diagnostic key for differentiating bird-like dinosaurs from their closest relatives. Some 150 million years ago in what is now Northern Bavaria, Archaeopteryx — […]