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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.


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