turducken / Boing Boing

Andrea James / 7:58 am Wed Fossil turduckens are in the news again

Fossils found within other fossils happen when an animal dies with its undigested prey inside.
Cases generally involve prehistoric fish and reptiles, as they tend to swallow prey whole.
Scientists working in China have reported finding a thalattosaur inside the stomach of an ichthyosaur species called a guizhouichthyosaurus.
This was surprising, because scientists believed there […] SHARE / TWEET / COMMENTS.
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