Hawker dragonfly fossil

Hawker dragonfly fossil

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Credit: NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM, LONDON/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Hawker dragonfly (Aeshna sp.) fossil. The dragonfly's wing veins and body stripes can be seen in this exceptionally well-preserved fossil. This specimen is approximately 124 million years old, dating from the Cretaceous period.

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