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Strange bedfellows: Two creatures shared ancient burrow

25 Jun 2013, 16:10 UTC
Strange bedfellows: Two creatures shared ancient burrow
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By Megan GannonLiveScienceScientists have discovered a burrow in South Africa where two unlikely creatures shared a home before being entombed by a flash flood 250 million years ago.The strange bedfellows were a beat-up young amphibian seeking shelter and a sleeping cynodont, considered a distant ancestor of mammals, researchers say.The burrow was unearthed from what is today South Africa's Karoo ...

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