Narrow Search

Missoula News Image Archives

This 49-million-year-old cockroach fossil shows the insect came from our neck of the woods 

Ectobius balticus discovered 1856, from the early middle Eocene Baltic amber. This specimen is several million years younger than the more recently discovered fossils. Original image courtesy of D. S. Shcherbakov.

From:

Tags: ,

Uploaded: Jan 17, 2014
Post / Read Comments (1)

Image Archives: Stories: Blogs

  • Tension tour
  • Members of the public got an up-close look...
  • Alex Sakariassen
  • Apr 23, 2015
  • Geared up for a fight
  • The Bitterroot Backcountry Cyclists disagree with the proposed...
  • Lance Pysher
  • Apr 15, 2015

© 2015 Missoula News/Independent Publishing | Powered by Foundation