Spider Mum Frozen In Time By Fossilised Amber Still Protecting Her Young 99 Million Years Later

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A female lagonmegoid spider in her egg sac in Burmese amber.

This 99-million-year-old spider mum frozen in time by solidified amber is the oldest piece of evidence showing that ancient spiders kept a close eye on their hatchlings. Four separate chunks…

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