Endless Love: Oldest Fossil Of Mating Bugs Identified By Scientists... A 165 million-year-old moment of passion has been preserved for all to see with the help of one extremely rare fossil. Only 33 examples of copulating insects are known to have existed, and the majority of them have been captured in amber. Before the froghoppers fossil discovery, the oldest known fossil was one found in Lebanon that showed two tiny flies captured in 135-million-year-old amber.
Fóssil de um beleminita do final do Triássico-Início do Jurássico, com preservação de tecidos moles. Espécime do Museu de Paleontologia de München, Imagem por Ghedoghedo.
Aspidorhynchus acutirostris BLAINVILLE 1818 fossil fish from Solnhofen
Pedra Sobre Pedra : Imitação dos fósseis da Chapada do Araripe