Evolution: Velvet Worm Biogeography

  title={Evolution: Velvet Worm Biogeography},
  author={Martin R. Smith},
  journal={Current Biology},
The present-day distribution of velvet worms corresponds neatly to the ancient supercontinent Gondwana - except for a puzzling outpost in southeast Asia. Jaw-dropping new fossil material now establishes when and how peripatid onychophorans reached this isolated spot. 
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