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Saber Toothed squirrel found
Just like the character in the "Ice Age" movies.
Fossils of a tiny and previously unknown saber-toothed, squirrel-like
creature have been discovered in Argentina, providing new clues to how
small mammals lived among dinosaurs more than 93 million years ago,
scientists said Thursday.
Cronopio dentiacutus had extremely long teeth, a narrow snout and large
eye sockets, meaning it probably moved around at night to be able to
survive among huge carnivorous beasts in the late Cretaceous period,
according to the team that discovered the fossil in the Patagonian
province of Rio Negro
Highly specialized mammalian skulls from the Late Cretaceous of South