oldest animal life

Glenn Morton (grmorton@waymark.net)
Thu, 05 Feb 1998 05:49:42 -0600

Apparently there is a report in this week's Nature about the oldest animal
life. It is either the embryos of animals or the animals were quite small.
All I have seen is the report on the New York Times at


These animals are found in rocks dating 30-40 million years prior to the
Cambrian and thus prior to the Cambrian Explosion.


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