The ancient fauna on Apsheron peninsula
The fact that Apsheron peninsula was populated with fossil animals from very ancient times has shown by various paleontology and archaeological excavations. The interesting news published by Today.Az on 07/01/08 has proved this fact once again:
"Backbone of unknown gigantic animal found in Baku
A bone of an unknown gigantic animal has been found in Baku, according to
Day.Az reader Ramiz. Guseynov. He said a part of a backbone of an unknown
animal of 30-32 cm in diameter was found at a depth of 4 meters during
construction of a private garage on the northwest of Baku (Alatava street).