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Prehistoric Life During the Carboniferous Period
The Carboniferous period marks the time when reptiles and amphibians cemented their hold on dry land, while dense tropical swamps covered much of the ...
Amphibian Evolution - The Story of Prehistoric Amphibians - Dinosaurs
During the Carboniferous period, over 300 million years ago, the first tetrapods evolved features that allowed them to prosper on land as well as in water.
Prehistoric Life During the Permian Period - Dinosaurs - About.com
Climate and geography. As during the preceding Carboniferous period, the climate of the Permian period was intimately linked with its geography. Most of the ...
Carboniferous Period Info and Wildlife - Animals/Wildlife - About.com
The Carboniferous Period saw the first true bony fishes, the first sharks and the first amphibians evolve. It also was the time period during which the first amniotes ...
The First Reptiles - The Story of Reptile Evolution - Dinosaurs
The first is the early Carboniferous (about 350 million years ago) Westlothiana, from ... the therapsids, evolved into the first mammals of the Triassic period.
Periods of the Paleozoic Era - Evolution - About.com
The first period in the Paleozoic Era is known as the Cambrian Period. ... Again, the Carboniferous Period was a time in which species diversity had to rebuild ...
Prehistoric Life During the Paleozoic Era - Dinosaurs - About.com
The Carboniferous period (360-300 million years ago) is famous for its dense " coal swamps" that eventually turned into modern coal deposits. It was during the ...
The Story of Tetrapod Evolution - Dinosaurs - About.com
Tetrapod Evolution During the Devonian and Carboniferous Periods. By Bob Strauss .... Pholidogaster A long, slender tetrapod of the Carboniferous period.
Before Dinosaurs - Pelycosaurs, Archosaurs, Therapsids
At the start of the Carboniferous period--the swampy, wet, vegetation-choked era during which the first peat bogs formed--the most common land creatures were ...
Paleozoic Era - Evolution - About.com
The next period, the Carboniferous Period, is sometimes broken into two separate periods called the Mississippian Period and the Pennsylvanian Period.