Top 10 Open Access Fossil Taxa of 2017: Websteroprion armstrongi | PLOS Paleo Community

This is an article I wrote for the PLOS Paleontology Community blog, and am archiving it here. I was originally published on December 5, 2017. You can see the original post here. We listened to your feedback from last year’s Top 10 OA Fossil Vertebrates contest, and we agreed. Non-vertebrates needed representation, too! So of the 45 nominees we includedContinue reading “Top 10 Open Access Fossil Taxa of 2017: Websteroprion armstrongi | PLOS Paleo Community”

Fossil Friday Roundup: October 13, 2017

Featured Image: Avicranium renestoi. Art by Matt Celeskey. From Pritchard and Nesbitt (2017). Papers (All Open Access): Nuclei and nucleoli in embryo-like fossils from the Ediacaran Weng’an Biota (Precambrian Research) Embracing Uncertainty in Reconstructing Early Animal Evolution (Current Biology) The stalked filter feeder Siphusauctum lloydguntheri n. sp. from the middle Cambrian (Series 3, Stage 5) SpenceContinue reading “Fossil Friday Roundup: October 13, 2017”