Sunday, August 31, 2014

Hemiptera heteroptera Insect Fossil

Here is a picture of a Hemiptera heteroptera insect fossil at the Museo di Paleontologia at Sapienza University of Rome Italy. Creatures like this existed at the time of the upper/late Cretaceous Period (ICS geological timescale: Cenomanian). Fossil was found in CearĂ , Brazil.

Image taken in June 2014.