Collinsium ciliosum: Cambrian Spiky Worm Discovered in China

An international team of paleontologists, co-led by Dr Xi-guang Zhanga and Dr Jie Yang of Yunnan University, has described a new species of super-armored worm with legs that lived in what is now China during the early Cambrian, about 500 million years ago. The ancient creature, Collinsium ciliosum (Hairy Collins’ Monster), belongs to a poorly [...] —> Read More