If it ain’t broke: Lamprey unchanged after 360 million years
|May 20, 2011||Posted by News under stasis|
This blast from the past is still a source of ruinous commercial fish losses.
Because lampreys do not have bone or any substantial cartilage, they are extremely rare as fossils. This fossil not only reveals a nearly complete soft tissue impression, but it also pushes back their fossil record another 35 million years.
File under: Someone contact the guy who says “Evolution must happen.