Archaeopteryx is a missing link between____________

Archaeopteryx is a missing link between reptiles and birds.

What is archaeopteryx?

Archaeopteryx is a primitive organism that shows characteristics transitional between dinosaurs and birds. They are the feathered creature that lived 150 million years ago.

Missing links

  • The connecting links which are not found in present times are called missing links.
  • Archaeopteryx was a primitive bird with feathers, but its fossilised skeleton looks more like that of a small dinosaur.
  • It was about the size of a magpie.

 

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