Cannibalism Is More Ancient Than Thought, Trilobite Fossils

Cannibalism is common among millions of modern arthropod species. Praying mantis consumes its mate after mating, termites suck blood from wounded peers and mosquitoes Junk food on the larvae. But how far back does this eerie style of eating go in the life-feeding history of life? Previous studies, earliest cannibalism About 450 million years ago …