A lizard species that weighs barely 16 gram and has remained practically unchanged for the past six million years has been found in Australia, a media report said Wednesday.
A new species of short-necked marine reptile called Hupehsuchia from the Triassic period has been discovered in China.
Scientists have come across a tooth lodged in a thigh bone of a giant ancient reptile, which has shed light on how the animals lived 220 million years ago.
Scientists have discovered fossil of the earliest and most primitive reptile, the largest known flying creature to have ever existed that lived some 163 million years ago.
A young marsh crocodile, which was rescued from smugglers some months ago, has been released into the wild.
A six-foot-long saltwater crocodile that had strayed into a village pond in Kendrapara district of Odisha, was captured alive by forest personnel much to the relief of panicked local residents.
An alligator has become the first in the world to be given a prosthetic tail.
The map also provides details of the varieties of snakes found in a particular state.
The minuscule lizards measure just tens of millimeters from head to tail.
The researchers designed an aircraft with the vertical tail moved to the front, like a pterosaur``s crest. Giving aircraft a crest increased its turning ratio by 14 pc.
Palaeontologists have claimed that a 95 million-year-old fossilised jaw discovered in Texas is a new genus and species of flying reptile known as Aetodactylus halli.
Major earthquake rattles Nepal, India
Day in Pics: 25th April
Showbiz World - April 25, 2015