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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_of_birds

The scientific question within which larger group of animals birds evolved, has traditionally been called the origin of birds. The present scientific consensus is that birds are a group of theropod dinosaurs that originated during the Mesozoic Era. A close relationship between birds and dinosaurs was first proposed in the ... seized upon Archaeopteryx as a transitional fossil between birds and reptiles ...

hubpages.com/education/Relationship-of-Reptiles-and-Birds

Sep 7, 2017 ... Birds have many characteristics in common with reptiles. ... Birds and reptiles have traditionally been classified into separate .... Very interesting to read about the similarities and differences between birds and reptiles and also ...

www.quora.com/What-are-the-main-differences-between-birds-and-reptiles

The main differences are: Birds are endothermic rather than ectothermic. This means they produce their own body heat rather than rely on the environment (I d.. .

sciencing.com/similarities-between-birds-mammals-8439713.html

Apr 24, 2017 ... Although birds are more closely related to reptiles than mammals, birds and mammals have several characteristics in common.

www.buzzle.com/articles/features-that-birds-share-with-reptiles.html

Aug 3, 2016 ... We all are aware that reptiles and birds are a part of the animal kingdom. ... Similarities between birds and reptiles are the result of convergent ...

askabiologist.asu.edu/questions/birds-dinosaurs-reptiles

Yes, birds are reptiles, but let me explain a bit. ... system is useful for understanding the relationships between animals, whle the Linnaean system is more useful ...

www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/diapsids/avians.html

Some of the similarities may be superficial, but others may be too obvious to ... There are numerous skeletal resemblances between birds and other reptiles; ...

evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/evograms_06

The discovery that birds evolved from small carnivorous dinosaurs of the Late ... recognized as an intermediate between birds and reptiles; but which reptiles?

highered.mheducation.com/sites/dl/free/0072528303/275942/ArchaeopteryxF.pdf

Examine a fossil cast of Archaeopteryx to see if it is most like a modern bird or a ... List and compare the features of this specimen that represent reptilian and ...