Lizard skull fossil is new and ‘perplexing’ extinct species — ScienceDaily

In 2017, while browsing the fossil collections of Yale’s Peabody Museum of Natural History, University of Texas at Austin graduate student Simon Scarpetta came across a small lizard skull, just under an inch long. The skull was beautifully preserved, with a mouth full of sharp teeth — including some with a distinctive curve. Much to […]