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Amphibian

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Amphibians are ectothermic, tetrapod vertebrates of the class Amphibia. Modern amphibians .... Ichthyostega was one of the first primitive amphibians, with nostrils and more efficient lungs. It had ...

Ancient Amphibians - EDGE of Existence :: Evolutionarily Distinct ...

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Most of the distinctive characteristics of living amphibians – such as their ... The closest relatives of the first amphibians were lobe-finned fish related to modern ...

A New Approach to Earth History | 9. The first tetrapods

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Nowhere is this more clearly seen than in the Devonian period, when the first amphibians appeared. What we see is orchestrated colonisation, at the very ...

A New Approach to Earth History | Fish to amphibian

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The term also suggests a closer link with terrestrial animals than the evidence justifies. Modern amphibians did not descend from the first tetrapods, nor did the  ...

Reptile and Amphibian Evolution - Michelle Caldwell

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Brief Outline of the Evolution of Reptiles and Amphibians part one - The Paleozoic Era. ... The first fishes to develop lungs were the lobe-finned fishes called ...

Geologic Time - EnchantedLearning.com

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First tetrapods appear toward the end of the period. First amphibians appear. First sharks, bony fish, and ammonoids. Many coral reefs, brachiopods, crinoids.

Amphibians - Backyard Nature

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The oldest amphibian fossils look like fish with thick, muscular fins. That's because amphibians arose from early fish. The first amphibians lived more in water ...

The origin of life on Earth | Visual Dictionary - Ikonet.com

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These first vertebrates were the fish. Little by little, certain fish developed lungs and feet and conquered dry land. They were the first amphibians, capable of ...

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May 28, 2012 ... FIRST AMPHIBIANS_ADAPTATION TO LAND. ... How Life Conquered the Land: The Evolution of Amphibians - Duration: 14:32. Greater History ...
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Jan 23, 2016 ... The first major groups of amphibians developed in the Devonian period, around 370 million years ago, from lobe-finned fish which were similar ...
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300 Million Years of Amphibian Evolution - Dinosaurs - About.com

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During the Carboniferous period, over 300 million years ago, the first tetrapods evolved features that allowed them to prosper on land as well as in water.

Characteristics and Evolution of Amphibians - Boundless

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The fossil record provides evidence of the first tetrapods: now-extinct amphibian species dating to nearly 400 million years ago. Evolution of tetrapods from ...

Fossil Record of the Amphibia

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The earliest well-known amphibian, Ichthyostega, was found in Late Devonian deposits in Greenland, dating back about 363 million years. The earliest ...