Egypt

Story Of An Extinct Species Hidden In A Painting Of A 4,600 Year Old Duck

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While searching in Egypt, archaeologists reveal one secret, but the evidence of an extinct creature is very rare. He comes to know about this creature in a Pharaoh’s tomb. Of the 6 ducks discovered about 150 years ago, 2 are of different species. Evolutionary biologist Anthony Romilio is studying them at the University of Queensland, Australia. They have painted 4,600 years ago and this painting

Ducks of different species

Four of these ducks are found in Europe and the Northern Hemisphere, but Anthony says that the rest are made in both the Tobias way. Both of them have a red pattern on the chest below their throats whereas red chest ducks are found today. According to Anthony, it was found in the analysis that these two were found different from the rest of the ducks. Their wings also have a different pattern that has not been understood before.

Not just art

He said that pictures of other animals and birds have been made with precision here. Therefore, it is to be believed that these two are looking different only in terms of art, it may not be completely true. Dr. Romillo said that 4,600 years ago there were many parties about whom there is no information. The climate was different then and there was a large amount of water instead of desert.

Anthani says that the ancient culture flourished when the Sahara had greenery and there were grasslands, lakes, woodland, variety of animals which are seen in tombs and temples.

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