Glen J. Kuban
This site provides links to Internet resources on fossil
verebrates--animals with backbones. Included are ancient
fish, amphibians, birds, mammals, and reptiles, except for
dinosaurs, which are covered in a separate site at
Glen's Dinosaur Den .
Vertebrates in General
Reptiles (except dinosaurs)
Ashfall Fossil Beds
- An essay on the vertebrate fossils found in
Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park in Nebraska.
Life in the Oligocene -
- Discusses Oreodonts, Hyaenodons, and other mammals
from the White River Formation.
- In 1849, near the town of Charlotte in rural Vermont, the
remains of a Pleistocene age beluga whale were discovered during a
railroad construction project.