‘Giant lobster’ ate like a whale

The ocean update

The animal was one of the largest alive at the time The animal was one of the largest alive at the time

March 12th, 2015. Scientists have discovered a bizarre human-sized lobster ancestor that lived 480 million years ago.

The monster used spiny “limbs” on its head to sift food from the ocean.

It also had pairs of fins along both sides of its 2m-long body, which are precursors of the double limbs seen in many of its living relatives.

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