amber inclusion archive

'Scaly' in amber

In the image below we see the "scaly" tetrapod, upon initial examination it appears to be feathered and indeed to the right of the creature there is a large flight feather in the amber. The second image is a close up. To view micro-CT data on this volant CLICK HERE

scaly tetrapod in cretaceous amber


closer image of the scaly tetrapod


To view micro-CT data on this volant CLICK HERE Further details on this specimen are available upon request.

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