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Specimens of Gekkota, Lacertoidea, Squamata, Stem Chamaeleonidae, and Agamidae have been exquisitely preserved in fossilized plant resin. CT scans reveal organs (including tongues), skeletons and skulls.
Researchers have confirmed an observation made by Charles Darwin more than 150 years ago: That animals living on islands are tamer and less skittish than related animals living on the mainland.