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Footprints could push back tetrapod origins

Newly discovered trackways much older than previous evidence for sea-to-land transition

2:07pm, January 6, 2010

Fossilized footprints found in an abandoned quarry in Poland hint that four-limbed creatures called tetrapods evolved much earlier and in a radically different environment than previously thought.

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