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Sometime in the steamy mid-Devonian, a family of those fish followed plants and bugs onto land and became the first tetrapods, or four-legged vertebrates.
The study reconstructed the family tree of early tetrapods to piece together that critical period.
By analyzing genes with transposon signatures from nearly 600 tetrapods, the researchers found 106 distinct genes that may have fused with a transposon.
Contributions to the question of the origin of the tetrapod limb.The Ancestry of Modern Amphibia: A Review of the Evidence|Theodore H. Eaton
Tetrapod, tet′ra-pod, n. an insect distinguished by having but four perfect legs.