Big salamanders, geckos and olms: Vanishing species variety in Siberia

Scientists have studied the event of the amphibian and reptile fauna in Western Siberia through the previous twelve million years. Of their research, they reveal that the species variety of each teams of animals was noticeably greater up to now than it’s at present. Amongst others, for the primary time the researchers found an Asiatic consultant of the extinct frog household Palaeobatrachidae in addition to proof of an enormous salamander with a size of as much as 1.eighty meters.
Paleontology News — ScienceDaily

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