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Six new fossil species form ‘snapshot’ of primates stressed by ancient climate change

Researchers have unearthed a “mother lode” of a half-dozen fossil primate species in southern China.These primates eked out an existence just after the Eocene-Oligocene transition, when drastic cooling slashed their populations, rendering discoveries of such fossils especially rare. Paleontology News … Continue reading

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Six new fossil species form ‘snapshot’ of primates stressed by ancient climate change

In a study to be published this week in the journal Science, researchers describe unearthing a “mother lode” of a half-dozen fossil primate species in southern China. read more (e) Science News – Paleontology & Archaeology

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