Belemnotheutis cephalopods

Belemnotheutis cephalopods

In 2008, fossilized ink sacs we recovered from preserved remains of Belemnotheutis cephalopods. Mixed with ammonia solution, the team was able to return the ink to its liquid form and used the approximately 150 million-year-old ink to draw a replica of the original illustration of Belemnotheutis.

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