Fossil of hairy, squirrel-sized creature sheds light on evolution of earliest mammals

📄 Print or Save to PDF 📄 2 Column Kevin Jiany (USA) It appears that a 165myr-old omnivore may have had an armadillo-like gait. A newly discovered fossil has revealed the evolutionary adaptations of a 165myr-old proto-mammal, providing evidence that traits such as hair and fur originated well before the…


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