Polished fossil plate from Morocco. 450-200 million years old.
Ammonites were among the most advanced invertebrates of their time having eyes, jaws, and a complex nervous system. These cephalopod mollusks were successful, sophisticated predators that also had tentacles and ink sacs, much like modern-day squid, cuttlefish, and nautilus.
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