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Ancient sea beast helps scientists know about origins of arthropod

Ancient sea beast helps scientists know about origins of arthropod


Ancient sea beast helps scientists know about origins of arthropod legs

'Bizarre,' Human-Size Sea Scorpion Found in Ancient Meteorite Crater

How the itsy bitsy spider evolved from a giant prehistoric sea creature | PBS NewsHour

Ancient sea beast helps scientists know about origins of arthropod legs

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Arthropods - hermit crab | Scuba Diving

The Middle Cambrian 505 million yr old Burgess Shale (British Columbia, Canada) has many fantastic early arthropods, like Amplectobelua symbrachiata.

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In a rare find, scientists have examined guts, legs, and gills from an animal that was preserved for nearly 500 million years. The ancient soft parts are ...

Scientists Discover 500-Million Year Old Brains from Ancient Sea Monster

In the dark, cold depths of the polar oceans lurk the creatures of your nightmares

From above

This ...

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Oldest Arthropod Brain Found in Buglike Creature

Note the many body segments of this modern arthropod. Martin LaBar, CC BY-NC

Ancient brains turn paleontology on its head

Researchers have studied the anomalocaridid's anatomy since the 19th century, but the new findings are the first to point out the creature's ...

Gigantic ancient arthropod was really 'a very peaceful guy'

Anomalocaris - A really strange predatory creature from the cambrian million year old) creature

Animating Ancient Arthropods: Modern modeling techniques shed light on new species' origins

9-Yohoia (arthropode à grand appendice ie Megacheira) - Cambrien

Ancient arthropod


Credit: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences (2016). DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2016.0125

17 Awesome, Nerdy Examples Of Taxonomy Humor

These scientists study plants and animals by land and sea

... (ROM) in Toronto have entirely revisited a tiny yet exceptionally fierce ancient sea creature called Habelia optata that has confounded scientists ...

Kicking an old can of worms -- the origin of the head in annelids

Actor Johnny Depp immortalized in name of fossilized creature with 'scissor hand' claws. It's named Kooteninchela deppi.

How did dinosaurs make baby dinosaurs? Inquiring minds want to know.

Paleontologists identify new 507-million-year-old sea creature with can opener-

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Cambrian critters

illustration of mandible fossil

Jaekelopterus hunts on the seafloor

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Hallucigenia revealed: The most surreal creature from strangest period in history of life on Earth

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This ancient arthropod kept its babies on a leash Scientists have discovered a tiny sea creature – dubbed Kite Runner – that apparently dragged its ...

Ventral cord. Jie Yang (Yunnan University, China) (left) and Javier Ortega-Hernández (University of Cambridge, UK)

A pair of Eurypterus on a swim

The 49th plate from Ernst Haeckel's Kunstformen der Natur, 1904, showing various sea anemones classified as Actiniae, in the Cnidaria phylum. "

This confirms that anomalocaridids represent a very early stage in arthropod evolution, before arthropod limbs were all branched.

Named Number 16, the spider helped scientists to unlock important information about the behaviour of

Asaphus platyurus

Seeker. 520-Million-Year-Old Sea Monster ...

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Discovery points to origin of millipedes, crabs and insects among other species

Dual-Venomed Assassin Bugs Store Their Chemical Arms Separately

507 million-year-old sea monster with 'can opener' pincers could be early version of the millipede, crab or insect - Mirror Online

Absurd Creature of the Week: This Toad Isn't Eating a Bug. The Bug Is Eating It

A horseshoe crab. (Camilla Cerea)

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fuxhianhuiid arthropod fossil 2 sea creature Scientists ...

This is a dorsal view of the A. benmoulae fossil that preserved the 3D remains of the animal. After washing the specimen, researchers found two sets of ...

Drawing of an ocean scene with strange-looking animals, including a large, shrimp

winged creature

Fuxianhuia protensa

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A Rhus-like leaf fossil from the PETM related to the sumac. The 55.8

Fair winds and following seas: Yes, a spider could migrate across an ocean

With exceptionally ...


Seeker. Ancient ...

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Rare Fossils of Ancient Trilobites

Armadillidium vulgare, a type of pill bug.

fossilized brain Kerygmachela kierkegaardi

The fossil of a marine reptile ''re-discovered'' in a museum is the largest of its kind on record, say scientists. The ''sea ...

Scientists Think Cockroach Milk Could Be The Next Superfood, And We Wish We Were Kidding

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Super-size me: We're used to seeing scorpions that were much smaller

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