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  • Rare 'living fossil' spotted after decades of presumed extinction

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News The rare egg-laying mammal has the ‘spines of a hedgehog, the snout of an anteater and the feet of a mole’ Published Nov 10, 2023  •  3 minute read Attenborough’s long-beaked echidna on the Cyclops mountains of Indonesia’s Papua Province. Photo by HANDOUT/EXPEDITION CYCLOPS/AFP via Getty Images Article content An…