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A living fossil is a living species (or clade) of organism that closely resembles species otherwise known only from the fossil record. Normally, to be considered a ...

12 of the most astounding 'living fossils' known to science

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Jan 22, 2014 ... Coined by Charles Darwin, the term "living fossils" is used to describe living creatures that have stood the test of time — hardy and resilient ...

Living Fossils - Northwest Creation Network

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Living fossils are plants or animals that closely resemble species known from fossils. ... These are a type of amphibian species around 300 million years old that ...

Living Fossils – FREE Living Fossils information | Encyclopedia.com ...

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Another example of this type of living fossil is the shark. Sharks do not appear to have changed very much over hundreds of millions of years. The rare fossils of ...

7 Amazing Living Fossils | Popular Science

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Aug 21, 2013 ... Researchers recently uncovered a new and remarkable animal in the fossil record in China: Rugosodon eurasiaticus, a chipmunk-like creature ...

Living Fossil Plants - Ginkgo, Metasequoia, Wollemia - Geology

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Three 'living fossils' from the plant kingdom. ... There is a similar term used by paleontologists for fossil types that disappear from the rock record, sometimes for  ...

Living Fossils | Answers in Genesis

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Living fossils, organisms previously known only through the fossil record and ... are literally thousands of different types of animals and plants which are alive ...

The Oldest Animal on Earth (and the Oldest Living Things) - Ranker

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The oldest known cyanobacteria fossils were found on Archaean rocks of western Australia. Cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, is a type of bacteria that uses ...

BBC - Earth - Are there some animals that have stopped evolving?

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Apr 13, 2015 ... Some modern animals look just like their long-extinct ancestors. Have these " living fossils" really not changed in millions of years?

Living fossils: the plants holding the key to ancient and modern ...

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Dec 14, 2015 ... However, plant examples of living fossils are all around us, .... living fossils to make sure such models are accurate across more types of plant.

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From another era | 15 animals that are living fossils | MNN - Mother ...

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Aug 16, 2010 ... Many living fossils still alive today have bizarre, eccentric traits that make them seem more like aliens than anything from this world.

Living fossils

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Most basic types of the animal and plant world are found in fossils. Those species , which are found in deeper rock and are completely absent in the layers that ...

Living Fossils: 10 Plants & Animals With Staying Power - WebEcoist

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Dec 29, 2009 ... For so-called "living fossils", the maxim "if it ain't broken, don't fix it" would seem to apply. Surviving relatively unchanged for tens, even ...