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The Greater “Living Fossil” – Giant Coelocanth

The Largest Coelocanth Ever!

Giant Coelocanth: This as yet unnamed coelacanth. . . from the Middle Triassic . . .  of Nevada. Collected by a Cincinnati Museum Center expedition sponsored by the National Geographic Society,

this unique lobe-fin fish specimen

is the largest Triassic coelocanth known.

It is awaiting a formal scientific description.

by Greater Ancestors World Museum on Friday, August 12, 2011 at 12:06pm