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Ancient Creature of the Deep

The companion website to the Nova documentary presenting the history to the discovery of the coelocanth. Included in the site are an interactive anatomy guide highlighting features that help diagnose this group. It also discusses many groups of fishes that are little changed from their ancestors preserved in the fossil record. Finally, there are several sets of instructional materials prepared to use in part with the video, and an interactive quiz.


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Jim Bidlack
Jim Bidlack (Faculty)
10 years ago

Fantastic site for information on ancient sea creatures.  Very nicely organized with loads of information!

Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: Several minutes