Fossilised prehistoric aquatic organism

Fossilised prehistoric aquatic organism

C009/3721 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.5MB

Downloadable file size: 3.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: SINCLAIR STAMMERS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Fossilised prehistoric aquatic organism. Fossilised remains (circles) of Cyclomedusa radiata from the Proterozoic era, around 2500-542 million years ago. The Proterozoic era is a period before the first abundant complex life appeared on Earth. Cyclomedusa were was originally thought to resemble jellyfish, but it is now suggested that they were a microbial colony.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: aeontological, ancient, animal, aquatic, biological, biology, black background, cut out, cut outs, cut-out, cut-outs, cutout, cutouts, cyclomedusa radiata, early life, ediacara, ediacaran, extinct, fauna, fossil, fossilised, fossilized, geological, geology, historical, history, invertebrate, invertebrates, late proterozoic, life-form, life-forms, lifeform, lifeforms, nature, palaeontological, palaeontology, palaeozoology, paleontological, paleontology, paleozoology, prehistoric, prehistory, primitive life, rock, specimen, vendian, wildlife, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.