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Amber fossil links earliest grasses, dinosaurs and fungus used to produce LSD

A amber fossil from Myanmar has been found that provides evidence of the earliest specimen ever discovered – about 100 million years old – and even then it was topped by a fungus similar to ergot, which for eons has been intertwined with animals and humans.

Oldest Grass Fossil
This from the middle Cretaceous is about 100 million years old, preserved in amber as the earliest fossil ever found of the evolution of grass, and is covered on its tip by the parasite ergot.
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