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Ichthyostega ( ′ikthēə′stegə ) ( paleontology ) Four-legged vertebrates that evolved from their lobe-finned fish ancestors during the later Devonian.

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The Tetrapods Transition to Land
Emerging onto a Tangled Bank
tetrapods were Ichthyostega and Acanthostega, which are held to be the first land -dwelling animals to have evolved from Tiktaalik or its immediate successors.
j17 Did labyrinthodonts evolve from lung fish or
genus name of Ichthyostega, meaning “fish plate.
Tooth replacement in Eusthenopteron and Icbtbyostega
that of the earliest known tetrapod Ichthyostega Save-Soderbergh {Amphibiaz lchthyostc— galia) of the same geological age.

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Chuck Brown: Travel brings out our instinct to be somewhere else
If you do any travelling, you will see clear evidence that the Ichthyostega decided to crawl out of the water 400 million years ago just because . . .
Keď Zemi vládli príšery: Žaba s polmetrovou papuľou
Ichthyostega (365 mil. r.) prišla s prstami, hoci ešte takými skôr na plávanie, ak tomu nám nadelila zosilnené stavce, ktoré uniesli telo na súši.

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Ichthyostega - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ichthyostega (Greek: "fish roof") is an early tetrapod genus that lived at the end of the Upper Devonian period (Famennian age, 374 – 359 million years ago).
Devonian Times - Ichthyostega stensioei
Jun 15, 2006 In contrast, Ichthyostega had been regarded at a tetrapod since its discovery in the 1930s.
A detailed description of the first Devonian tetrapod to be discovered.
Animal Armageddon: Ichthyostega : Video : Animal Planet
Jul 21, 2009 Ichthyostega: not quite fish and not quite amphibian. What exactly was this ancient creature?
Ichthyostega - Dinosaurs For Kids -
Learn about The Ichthyostega a member of the Tetrapoda Group, with KidsDinos. com.

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