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Paleo or geo?
Highlander posted a topic in Fossil IDHello everybody. Yesterday i found this in the layers of hard clay, where fossils i never met before. Above this clays there are sandstones from jurassic, so i decided that this Something are jurassic too. So i need your help with id. Thnx alot.
Hello dear forumers! Yesterday i found something interesting. I think that it is a starfish fragments. It is realy rare for my region. For a years of our hobby we found about 10 pieces at all. Yesterday found about 50 fragments which lay under ground at square about 15x15x10 cm . Some of them layed one after another, but most of it chaotic. At picture 3 and 4 its my vision of how pieces are located one according another. Is it starfish or ordinary crinoid? Place: Russia/Crimea/Sevastopol/Balaclava Time: Jurassic system/Upper Jurassic series/Oxfordian(?) For the more accurate time
Highlander posted a topic in Fossil Hunting TripsThere was march of 2012. My mom, dad and brother went to near-city limestone quarry for a walk and for the fossil hunting. Unfortunately I worked that day and did not join them. Lady Luck smiled to that group of amateurs and they found something really special not only for us, but for the all region. In the white chalk wall appeared a little top of the brown claw. The “work time” became for their hammers. After few hammer stomps a part of the wall showed them their treasure, that was buried about 80 mln years ago. It was a few pieces of ancient bones. In that time nobody of us could understand