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Evidence of a Cervical Rib from a Woolly Mammoth

Caption: The arrow indicates a large articulation facet of a cervical rib on a fossil cervical vertebra of a woolly mammoth of the Natural History Museum Rotterdam.

Credit: Joris van Alphen

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