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A Chinese farmer found a stone which looked like a turtle fossil dating back 150 million years to the Jurassic Period, Xinhua reported.

Farmer found a turtle-shell-shaped “rock”. His daughter posted photos on social network, and photos attracted the attention of the local authorities.

Paleontologists from the municipal exploration bureau confirmed it was a fossil of a snake-necked turtle from the Jurassic Period. The remains will be installed in the local geological museum.

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