A review of monotreme (Monotremata) evolution

@article{Flannery2022ARO,
  title={A review of monotreme (Monotremata) evolution},
  author={Tim Fridtjof Flannery and Thomas H. Rich and Pat Vickers-Rich and Tim Ziegler and Elizabeth G. Veatch and Kristofer M. Helgen},
  journal={Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology},
  year={2022},
  volume={46},
  pages={3 - 20}
}
  • T. FlanneryT. Rich K. Helgen
  • Published 2 January 2022
  • Environmental Science
  • Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology
Abstract Advances in dating and systematics have prompted a revision of monotreme evolution to refine the timing of adaptative trends affecting body size and craniodental morphology. The oldest known monotreme, Teinolophos trusleri, is restricted to uppermost Barremian deposits of the Strzelecki Group in Victoria, Australia. Its body mass is estimated at ∼40 g, making it the smallest known monotreme. Teinolophos trusleri likely possessed an electro-sensitive and/or mechano-sensitive ‘bill’ or… 

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  • B. Kear
  • Art
    Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology
  • 2022
Benjamin P. Kear [ benjamin.kear@em.uu.se ] , Museum of Evolution, Uppsala University, Uppsala, 752 36, Sweden.

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