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Drexel University

Dermal Armor of a Fossil Fish with Fingerprint-Like Ridges

Caption: This is a dorsal view of the dermal armor of the newly identified fossil fish species, Phyllolepis thomsoni.

Credit: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

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