Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - Prehistoric Rhino Skull Found Preserved in Volcanic Rock

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes: Researchers have found the fossilized skull of a rhinoceros that died in a volcanic eruption some 9.2 million years ago. A team of researchers led by Pierre-Olivier Antoine from the University of Montpellier, France, examined the fossils of a large two-horned rhino preserved in volcanic rock in Turkey. The rhino, scientifically known as Ceratotherium neumayri, belonged to the late Miocene period and was commonly found in the Eastern Mediterranean region.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Prehistoric Rhino Skull Found Preserved in Volcanic Rock

Comments Filter:

The solution of this problem is trivial and is left as an exercise for the reader.

Working...