The ‘Tully monster’ is a vertebrate

@article{McCoy2016TheM,
  title={The ‘Tully monster’ is a vertebrate},
  author={V. McCoy and E. Saupe and J. Lamsdell and L. Tarhan and S. McMahon and S. Lidgard and P. Mayer and Christopher D. Whalen and C. Soriano and L. Finney and S. Vogt and E. G. Clark and Ross P. Anderson and Holger Petermann and Emma R. Locatelli and D. Briggs},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2016},
  volume={532},
  pages={496-499}
}
Problematic fossils, extinct taxa of enigmatic morphology that cannot be assigned to a known major group, were once a major issue in palaeontology. A long-favoured solution to the ‘problem of the problematica’, particularly the ‘weird wonders’ of the Cambrian Burgess Shale, was to consider them representatives of extinct phyla. A combination of new evidence and modern approaches to phylogenetic analysis has now resolved the affinities of most of these forms. Perhaps the most notable exception… Expand
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