<i>Coccolithus pelagicus</i> (IMAGE) University of Southampton Caption The attached image shows a scanning electron micrograph of fossil coccolithophore species <i>Coccolithus pelagicus</i>. The fossil is from New Jersey and is around 56 million years old. Credit Paul Bown at UCL Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.