Tennessee Sinkhole Reveals an Evolutionary History of Snakes

A new snake fossil has been spotted in the Tennessee sinkhole that is believed to be dated back to 5 million years. An in-depth study of the fossils indicated that the particular snake species was extinct and in turn presented an important link in the evolutionary history of snakes.

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