Skeleton of a Cretaceous mammal from Madagascar reflects long-term insularity

@article{Krause2020SkeletonOA,
  title={Skeleton of a Cretaceous mammal from Madagascar reflects long-term insularity},
  author={David W. Krause and Simone Hoffmann and Yaoming Hu and John R. Wible and Guillermo W. Rougier and E. Christopher Kirk and Joseph R. Groenke and Raymond R. Rogers and James B. Rossie and Julia A. Schultz and Alistair R. Evans and Wighart von Koenigswald and Lydia J. Rahantarisoa},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2020},
  volume={581},
  pages={421-427}
}
The fossil record of mammaliaforms (mammals and their closest relatives) of the Mesozoic era from the southern supercontinent Gondwana is far less extensive than that from its northern counterpart, Laurasia 1 , 2 . Among Mesozoic mammaliaforms, Gondwanatheria is one of the most poorly known clades, previously represented by only a single cranium and isolated jaws and teeth 1 – 5 . As a result, the anatomy, palaeobiology and phylogenetic relationships of gondwanatherians remain unclear. Here we… Expand
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