Fossil shipworm borings

Fossil shipworm borings

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Credit: NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM, LONDON/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Fossil shipworm borings. This block of wood was attacked by the common shipworm (Teredo navalis), about 50 million years ago. Shipworms are not in fact worms, but clams.

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