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Mastodon discovered near Grand Rapids to be donated to U-M

A female mastodon discovered near Grand Rapids will provide researchers another data point in the history of the elephant relatives in Michigan.

Early members of ‘living fossil’ lineage imply later origin of modern ray-finned fishes

Shaking up the fish family tree: 'Living fossil' not as old as we thought

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