Jump to content


Toggle Fossil Discussion Fossil Discussion

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

General Fossil Discussion


  1. Micro-paleontology

Any general discussions about fossils & paleontology

  • 4,929 topics
  • 58,348 replies
If You Could Have Permissio... - last post by ZiggieCie

Fossil Hunting Trips

Post your fossiling adventures here!

  • 7,486 topics
  • 99,762 replies
Oh, In, Ky Members In The C... - last post by ZiggieCie

Fossil ID

Can't figure out what that fossil is? Post bright, sharp images here for identification. (Note that responses & confidence increase with image quality!)
>Re-size your pictures, per the tips in our FAQ forum.
>Please understand that we do not appraise value!

  • 17,702 topics
  • 139,332 replies
What Is This Fossil? - last post by michele 1937

Is It Real? How to Recognize Fossil Fabrications

This forum is devoted to illuminating the pitfalls to be avoided when considering the purchase of fossils.
Please read and follow the specific guidelines for posting here, which will be found in the first, pinned, topic.

  • 57 topics
  • 583 replies
Real Or Fake Hyaenodon Horr... - last post by sseth

Questions & Answers

Ask anything you want to know* about fossils in general; maybe someone here will have the answer!
*For identification of specific fossils, post in Fossil ID for best results..
>Please understand that we do not appraise value!

  • 2,488 topics
  • 21,176 replies
Estimating Size Of Megalodo... - last post by Auspex

Fossil of the Month

The Winners Gallery and the Official Contest for the Find of the Month.

  • 369 topics
  • 7,165 replies
June 2015 Vertebrate Find O... - last post by MikeD

Member Collections

Show off your own collection of fossils

  • 2,731 topics
  • 41,116 replies
My Current Collection - last post by -Andy-

Paleo Re-creations

For members' original paleontological artworks of graphic (life renderings, display backgrounds, ID posters) and sculptural (models, carvings) natures.

  • 127 topics
  • 2,135 replies
Devonian Art - last post by Fossil Claw

Collecting Gear

Tools and techniques

  • 89 topics
  • 1,298 replies
Diy Tutorial: $20 Digi... - last post by aplomado

Fossil Preparation

Tools and techniques

  • 549 topics
  • 5,988 replies
Another Crab Orientation Post - last post by RJB

Member Fossil Trades Bulletin Board

We have freed member-to-member trades from the restrictions imposed on member sales.

You may express your initial interests here, or as opportunity might present in other discussion topics; once contact with a trading partner is made, please continue your arrangements via private message. Public notes on successful exchanges are encouraged; disputes must be settled privately.

Please note that transactions done thus must be pure trades, with no money changing hands; beyond that, the transaction may take any form that both participants agree to as equitable.

  • 103 topics
  • 588 replies
St. Clair Fern Plate - last post by ReeseF

Auctions to Benefit the Forum

These auctions are to benefit the forum by helping pay for site maintenance and fees.

  • 97 topics
  • 2,007 replies
Sharktooth Hill Micro Fossi... - last post by MarcoSr

Fossil News

News from the world of fossils & paleontology

  • 2,465 topics
  • 8,531 replies
Sabertooth Growth Rates / Y... - last post by Gizmo

Toggle Fossil Media Fossil Media

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Fossils On The Web

Fossil related websites and links

  • 404 topics
  • 2,369 replies
Meteorites & Gravity - last post by Justinlc91

Fossil Photography

Tips and techniques to better photograph fossils.

  • 124 topics
  • 1,537 replies
Experimenting With Whitenin... - last post by ssholly

Fossil Literature

Talk about fossil-related books and magazines

  • 410 topics
  • 1,478 replies
The Rise Of Birds - last post by Troodon

Documents

Share fossil documents here.

  • 328 topics
  • 1,897 replies
Fruitbat's Pdf Library... - last post by Fruitbat

Toggle General Category General Category

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

General Discussion

A forum for discussion of fields (other than those which have their own forums) that are directly applicable to paleontology.

  • 1,079 topics
  • 13,889 replies
Fossils, The Stuff Of Legen... - last post by Auspex

Contests

Fossil-related educational contests and quizzes

  • 143 topics
  • 4,035 replies
Fossil Poetry Contest 3A.s. - last post by snolly50

Member of the Month

Recognizing outstanding contributions and good Forum citizenship.

  • 160 topics
  • 3,343 replies
Nominees For Member Of The... - last post by xonenine

Recent Topics

Forum Donation

Help support The Fossil Forum! We appreciate all donations.

Posted Image

Donate Sidebar by DevFuse

Upcoming Calendar Events

There are no forthcoming calendar events
 
  • 575,951 Total Posts
  • 17,033 Total Members
  • Trebrob Newest Member
  • 284 Most Online

118 users are online (in the past 15 minutes)

10 members, 107 guests, 1 anonymous users   (See full list)


Bing, Google, michele 1937, Yahoo, lissa318, PRK, Harry Pristis, Fruitbat, -Andy-, Rob Russell, Hunt4teeth, Fossil Claw, sixgill pete


Members Online Today: 168   [Collapse]

Most members ever online in one day was 379, last accomplished on 11 Aug 2014.

The following members have visited today:
-Andy-, 6ix, abyssunder, Adam.morris08, Adam86cucv, Ajb96ta, Al Dente, Ammojoe, ammonitus, AndreaN, andreas, Animalstones, aplomado, aquadementia, art, Auspex, believerjoe, Bernhard, Bev, bierk, billbillt, billheim, bowfin, Budgie B, Bullsnake, calhounensis, Christopher1982, ckmerlin, Coco, CosmoLLH, crabfossilsteve, CreekCrawler, crinus, dani, DanielS, Dave (POM) Allen, dcreech, digit, DinoMike, Dinosaur Hunter, Doctor Mud, donnyjoe, Dryptosaur, Ebo, elcoincoin, Eric L, espeton, Everhardus, fangirl0708, faunafarm, Fitch1979, floopthesheep, Foshunter, Fossil Claw, fossilcrazy, FossilDAWG, FossilMo, fossilselachian, Fossil_Rocks, fossisle, fredalexander, Fruitbat, garyc, gatorguy, GeschWhat, Gizmo, gms, Han.T, Harry Pristis, Hipockets, howard_l, hsc09, Hunt4teeth, ilovely, Indagator, JamesC, jcbshark, Jeff L Nolan, jkfoam, jlo, John S., JohnJ, JUAN EMMANUEL, keithmegalodon, kelliloan, Kevin H., Kiev, Kilroy62175, Kosmoceras, lissa318, LSCHNELLE, MarcoSr, markhero, matt cable, MattFossil, Mediospirifer, metwerks, michele 1937, middevonian, Mike from North Queensland, Mike Pocock, MikeR, mikeymig, Missourian, mrieder79, mrz4u, nala, Napoleon North, nathanzx10r, nils, ntrusc, oilshale, old dead things, Otodusobliquus, PA Fossil Finder, Pagurus, paleoflor, paleozoicfish, patraney, paulgdls, PetrolPete, phil42, piranha, PRK, racole2, Raggedy Man, ReeseF, Renmat, RJB, Roanoker, Rob Russell, Robodie, Runner64, RussRamirez85, Sacha, Searcher, sharktoothboy, Shellseeker, Sifrel, sixgill pete, snolly50, squali, Stocksdale, Stomper, superchomak, TammyH24, Taogan, Terphunter, TheMoth, TNGray, TqB, Trebrob, trialsin808, Trilobyte08, Troodon, truceburner, TStodard, twindiggers, Uncle Siphuncle, vipervenom532, watsonbw, Williamrock, Wrangellian, xonenine, ynot, zachj, ZiggieCie, zoocosmolina