A blue coelacanth with white speckles in the ocean
African Coelacanths May Live to Be 100: Study
This evolutionarily ancient fish species has a lifespan that’s around five times longer than previously thought, and a gestation time of more than five years.
African Coelacanths May Live to Be 100: Study
African Coelacanths May Live to Be 100: Study

This evolutionarily ancient fish species has a lifespan that’s around five times longer than previously thought, and a gestation time of more than five years.

This evolutionarily ancient fish species has a lifespan that’s around five times longer than previously thought, and a gestation time of more than five years.

living fossils
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Jef Akst | Apr 5, 2013
Living fossils not so fossilized; Canadian gov’t threatens scientists’ freedom to speak and publish; gene therapy for sensory disorders; an unusual theory of cancer; clues for an HIV vaccine
The Falsity of Living Fossils
Ed Yong | Apr 2, 2013
New studies of tadpole shrimp and other organisms show that the term “living fossil” is inaccurate and misleading.