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Prehistoric Life During the Devonian Period - Dinosaurs - About.com
From a human perspective, the Devonian period was a crucial time for the evolution of life: this was when the first vertebrate tetrapods climbed out of the ...
Prehistoric Sharks and Shark Evolution - Dinosaurs - About.com
Prehistoric sharks really came into their own during the middle Cretaceous period, about 100 million years ago. Both Cretoxyrhina (about 25 feet long) and ...
The Story of Tetrapod Evolution - Dinosaurs - About.com
Tetrapod Evolution During the Devonian and Carboniferous Periods ... Ichthyostega was an important "fishapod" of the late Devonian period (Royal Tyrrell ...
Devonian Period - Paleozoic Era - Timeline of Biological History
The Devonian Period (408-360 Myr BP) is the fourth of six periods that make up the Paleozoic Era. It is preceeded by the Silurian Period and followed by the ...
Fish Evolution - The Story of Prehistoric Fish - Dinosaurs - About.com
During the Ordovician and Silurian periods--from 490 to 410 million years ago-- the ... By the start of the Devonian period--about 420 million years ago--the ...
Prehistoric Life During the Carboniferous Period
The global climate of the Carboniferous period was intimately linked with its geography. During the course of the preceding Devonian period, the northern ...
Prehistoric Life During the Silurian Period - Dinosaurs - About.com
The shortest period of the Paleozic Era, the Silurian marks the time when the first plants and animals colonized dry land. Here's a ... Next: the Devonian Period ...
Dunkleosteus - About.com Prehistoric Fish
The marine animals of the Devonian period--over 100 million years before the first dinosaurs--tended to be small and meek, but Dunkleosteus was a major ...
Periods of the Paleozoic Era - About Evolution
Diversification was rapid and widespread during the Devonian Period. Land plants became more common and included ferns, mosses, and even seeded plants.
Paleozoic Era - Evolution - About.com
The following period, the Devonian Period, saw vertebrates join the other types of animals on land. The first ones to leave the water were similar to amphibians ...