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Scientists identify earliest known animal in geological record

For decades, researchers have tried to figure out what a fossil known as Dickinsonia really was. The question had become the "Holy Grail of paleontology." Now, scientists have identified it as the earliest known animal in the geological record.

Oldest Pre-Cambrian organism with skeleton found in Australia

A team of paleontologists say they have discovered the oldest known animal with a skeleton. The animal is about 560 to 550 million years old. The scientists say the new find gives fresh insight into evolution of life before the Cambrian explosion.
 

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