Palaeontology: Hooked on fossils

@article{Dalton2006PalaeontologyHO,
  title={Palaeontology: Hooked on fossils},
  author={Rex Dalton},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2006},
  volume={439},
  pages={262-263}
}
  • R. Dalton
  • Published 18 January 2006
  • Environmental Science
  • Nature
For decades, much of the early history of fish evolution was locked away in rocks in China. Rex Dalton tracks down the scientist who brought many of the remains to the surface. 
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