Finger and toe fossils belonged to tiny primates forty five million years in the past

A brand new research identifies almost 500 minuscule finger and toe bones as belonging to forty five-million-yr-previous tiny primates. Most of the fossils are so small they rival the diminutive measurement of a mustard seed. Representing 9 totally different taxonomic households of primates and as many as 25 species, the specimens from China embrace quite a few fossils attributed to Eosimias, the very first anthropoid recognized up to now, and three fossils attributed to a brand new and extra superior anthropoid.
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