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375 million-year-old fish fossil reveals evolution of hind limbs

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 04:46

Researchers have discovered a well-preserved pelves and a partial pelvic fin from Tiktaalik roseae, a 375 million-year-old transitional species between fish and the first legged animals, which has revealed that the evolution of hind legs actually began as enhanced hind fins.

Oldest flying fish fossil found

Last Updated: Thursday, November 01, 2012, 19:48

Analysis of fossils held in Chinese museum collections have revealed that flying fish existed much earlier than was previously thought.