Unlocking palaeontology data

Decades of fossil-related data collected by Flinders University researchers will soon be available for open access thanks to a new collaboration with eResearch@Flinders.

Flinders scientist unveils ancient fossil fish

An ancient fossil fish that lived 423 million years ago – representing the earliest large vertebrate predator in the fossil record – has been described by Flinders University palaeontologist Dr Brian Choo.

Ancient fishes had abs

The discovery of ancient fishes with rippling abdominal muscles shows that palaeontology still holds an important role in modern science.