Reptiles arose about 310–320 million years ago during the Carboniferous period
. Reptiles, in ... Reptiles first arose from amphibians in the swamps of the late
Carboniferous. Increasing evolut...
After the rise of the amphibians, but before the advent of pelycosaurs, archosaurs
and therapsids, there were the ancestral reptiles--small, skittering, lizard-like ...
Oct 17, 2007 ... Newly discovered fossilised footprints provide the earliest evidence yet for the
evolution of reptiles – a major event in the history of life. They are ...
A chronology of Carboniferous and Permian reptiles based on the fossil record.
Ghosted names represent likely first appearances of certain fossil taxa based on
The earliest amphibians appear in fossils that are over 370 million years old,
whereas reptiles date back around 320 million years. Interestingly, over a
Dinosaurs and other reptiles were the dominant species. The Jurassic Period
saw the first appearance of birds. It appears that a shallow sea again invaded ...
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
The Mammal-like Reptiles, or Therapsids first appeared about 285 million years
ago near the begiining of the Permian which is well before the dinosaurs.
Feb 8, 2009 ... The first known reptile dates back 315 million years ago. Hylonomus was about
20cm long, and survived on a diet of millipedes and small ...
The first dinosaurs, mammals, and crocodyloformes appear. Mollusks are the
dominant invertebrate. Many reptiles, for example, turtles, ichthyosaurs. True flies