Scientists often find different types of fossils in different parts of the world. which reveal ever-new mysteries.
In this case, a virtual “treasure trove” of fossils from the Jurassic period was recently found in a field in England.
This farm is located on the outskirts of Gloucestershire. Besides, it was used as a grazing ground for cattle.
Naturally, no one could have imagined the 18 million-year-old mystery hidden in this pasture!
It is known that the researchers recently found the remains of fish fossils from there.
Fossils of sea monsters, ichthyosaurs, squids, insects and other ancient animals have also been found.
In this case, scientists think that this field is 18 million years old.
Meanwhile, during the excavation, scientists found more than 100 fossils, including a fish head, which was fully preserved in 3D.
It is known that the fish belongs to the extinct species Pachycomers. The fossil was formed on a limestone.
Besides, the structure of the fish eye is clearly seen in it.
Neville Hollingsworth, a field geologist at the University of Birmingham, is said to have discovered the site with his wife Sally