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Meet the butterflies from 200 million years ago

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BBC News

Publication Date
2018-01-11

Newly discovered fossils show that moths and butterflies have been on the planet for at least 200 million years. Scientists found fossilised butterfly scales the size of a speck of dust inside ancient rock from Germany.

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http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-42636275