These Mole-Like Critters Lived Under the Feet of Dinosaurs


These Mole-Like Critters Lived Under the Feet of Dinosaurs

Before an asteroid completely changed the course of Earth’s evolutionary trajectory, the world was filled with scaled and feathered dinosaurs, web-winged pterosaurs, and, as a new study describes, precursors to modern mammals that eked out existence in burrows they dug into the Cretaceous soil.

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Tags: Science, Earth, Dinosaur, Reptile, Jurassic, Animal Physiology, Mammal, Pterosaur, Geological History Of Earth, Therapsids, Jin Meng, Tritylodontids, Triconodonts, Fossorial, Tritylodon, J Cheni

Source:  https://gizmodo.com/these-mole-like-critters-lived-under-the-feet-of-dinosa-1846638203