Images for Chapter 17 Cenozoic Mammals

The great groups of placental mammals

Confirming four great clades of placental mammals. Tooth differentiation in the taeniodont Onychodectes

The Paleocene/Eocene boundary

The Eocene

The Fossils of Messel
See also Chapter 2 images

The Eocene bat Icaronycteris

Ecological Replacement: The Guild Concept

Cenozoic Mammals in Dinosaur Guilds

Evolution by Improvement



Walking sea-cows!!
While we're talking about origins of marine mammals, how about the discovery of a fossil sea cow with legs? National Geographic News, October 11, 2001.


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