A VERY MODERN LAMPREY

October 2006

Hagfish and lampreys – jawless fish – are thought to be descendants of primitive jawless vertebrates. A new fossil casts that into doubt. Summary article from Nature, together with links to original research article here [Athens or Uni needed to get past abstract]

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