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New Gaint Mouth Fish Species Fossil Discovered

New Gaint Mouth Fish Species Fossil Discovered from the Cretaceous PeriodNew Gaint Mouth Fish Species Fossil Discovered , Researchers have  two new fossil fish species that could swing the jaws open extra wide, like a parachute, from the Cretaceous Period, about 92 million years ago, when dinosaurs roamed the planet. These fossil fish species of the genus called Rhinconichthys were estimated to be more than 6.5 feet long and fed on plankton. Rhinconichthys are exceptionally rare, known previously by only one species [...]

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