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Eunotosaurus africanus Skeleton (1 of 2)

Caption: The skeleton of the 260-million-year-old extinct South African reptile Eunotosaurus africanus fills an important gap in the evolution of the turtle shell.

Credit: Tyler Lyson

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Related news release: How the turtles got their shells


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