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Researcher of the Museum excavating a yellow amber layer ; Andre Nel, specialist in paleo-entomology, excavates this amber layer in a sand pit of Paris area. Layer of the Eocene (- 54 million years)

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Area / Freshwater wetland area

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Matter (substance) / Matter (botany) / Yellow amber

Europe / European Union / France / Ile-de-France

Science / Paleontology

Hortus / Gardening / Garden Tool / Garden hose

Era / Tertiary era / Eocene

Matter (substance) / Mineral matter / Sand

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Individual / Person / Man

Economic activity / Mining industry / Career

Science / Scientific research / Naturalist collection / Museum (Collection naturalist)

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