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Re: quantifying bias in the fossil record
Colette H. Adams wrote:
> It is striking how few lizard fossils exist, considering there are over
> 4000 species of lizards alive today. Most lizards are small and the fossil
> record is tremendously biased toward large species. The same is true of
Small lizards are some of the very very few vertebrates we find
fossilized in amber.
Are there feathers (sign of a larger vertebrate) found in amber?