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National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (UK)

Fossil and Modern Coccolithophore Cells

Caption: This shows fossil and modern coccolithophore cells of species Toweius pertusus and Coccolithus pelagicus. These are used to provide clues about the impact of climate change both now and many millions of years ago

Credit: Paul Bown, University College London (UCL)

Usage Restrictions: Image credit to Paul Bown, University College London (UCL).

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