Phylogenetic and environmental context of a Tournaisian tetrapod fauna

@article{Clack2016PhylogeneticAE,
  title={Phylogenetic and environmental context of a Tournaisian tetrapod fauna},
  author={Jennifer Alice Clack and Carys E. Bennett and David K. Carpenter and Sarah J. Davies and Nicholas C. Fraser and Timothy I. Kearsey and John E. A. Marshall and David Millward and Benjamin Akwasi Forkuo Otoo and Emma J. Reeves and Andrew Ross and Marcello Ruta and Keturah Zoe Smithson and Timothy R. Smithson and Stig A. Walsh},
  journal={Nature Ecology \&Evolution},
  year={2016},
  volume={1}
}
The end-Devonian to mid-Mississippian time interval has long been known for its depauperate palaeontological record, especially for tetrapods. This interval encapsulates the time of increasing terrestriality among tetrapods, but only two Tournaisian localities previously produced tetrapod fossils. Here we describe five new Tournaisian tetrapods (Perittodus apsconditus, Koilops herma, Ossirarus kierani, Diploradus austiumensis and Aytonerpeton microps) from two localities in their environmental… 

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