Fossilized dung from a dinosaur ancestor yields a new beetle species

06/30/2021
Media Credits: MAŁGORZATA CZAJA
Media Credits: MAŁGORZATA CZAJA

(Science News) -- In a fossilized chunk of ancient reptilian poo, scientists have uncovered complete specimens of a new beetle species. The finding, described June 30 in Current Biology, suggests that fossilized dung could contain more details about past life than previously thought...(read more)