Fossil jaw tells tale of whale evolution
Paleontologists claim to have found the oldest and most primitive whale fossil.
Bajpai, S., and P.D. Gingerich. 1998. New early Eocene archaeocete from India: Implications for the environment and time of origin of whales. Annual meeting of the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology. September. Snowbird, Utah.
University of Roorkee
Department of Earth Sciences
Roorkee, U.P. 246667
Philip D. Gingerich
University of Michigan
Department of Geological Sciences and Museum of Paleontology
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079
Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
4209 State Route 44
P.O. Box 95
Rootstown, OH 44272
From Science News, Vol. 154, No. 15, October 10, 1998,
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