Living Fossil discovered on Seamount

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22 Apr 2006 - 18 Jan 2016
Bertrand Richer de Forges says that it is a new species of the Crustacean genus Neoglyphea. The Glypheides were well known from the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods and were supposed to be extinct at the Eocene (about 50 million years ago). They were recently rediscovered off the Lord Howe Rise in the South Pacific Ocean.