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It was a well preserved body of a man, along with his clothes and tools, who died about 5, years ago. Porifera: The Porifera or sponges are among the most primitive animals; their simple body is not organized into true tissues. Some were still in such good condition, that parts of their bodies were fed to the dogs of the Russian scientists who found them. The age of fossils can be determined using stratigraphy, biostratigraphy, and radiocarbon dating.
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