252mya: Sphooceras Artwork by Franz Anthony / …

252mya:

Sphooceras

Artwork by Franz Anthony / @franzanth

Shelled cephalopods are born small then grow a bigger house while keeping their baby crib intact — but adult Sphooceras cut off its baby coils. This 410 million years old fossil had Nautilus-like stripes, which helped it hide from predators.

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