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Re: Oldest bee fossil

Hi Roberto, thanks for sending this out. Dr. Poinar and I have been finding many fantastic fossil specimens in this amber including some great flowers. Ron
----- Original Message ----- From: "Roberto Takata" <rmtakata@gmail.com>
To: <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, October 25, 2006 9:36 PM
Subject: Oldest bee fossil

Bee fossil, DNA generate a buzz

"Scientists have identified the oldest known bee, a 100
million-year-old specimen preserved in amber."

What is the largest organism ever found preserved in amber?


Roberto Takata