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Tango0126 Aug 2016 10:05 p.m. PST

"In Cerro Colorado, located in the Ica Desert of Peru, sedimentary sequences dating back nine million years have been found to host the fossil skeletons of hundreds of marine vertebrates. In 2008, remains of a giant raptorial sperm whale, Livyatan melvillei, were discovered at this site. In September 2014, the same international team of researchers, guided by Giovanni Bianucci from Pisa University (Italy), found a partial skeleton of a mysticete whale in a rock boulder…"
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tkdguy26 Aug 2016 11:22 p.m. PST

I thought Wales was in the UK?


Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP27 Aug 2016 3:49 a.m. PST

Land Whale

Tango0127 Aug 2016 10:26 a.m. PST



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