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  1. A few finds from this weekend. Fortunate enough to have a cottage on Lake Erie, fairly close to Rock Point Provincial Park which is known for it's exposed fossils of a 350 million year old coral reef. About half were found on the beach itself and the other half in the crushed gravel part of the driveway. I'd imagine the beach will keep yielding new finds after every storm, here is hoping for it anyway.
  2. Well, since moving to Ottawa, I haven't had the chance to go out fossil hunting. There wasn't a whole lot of info on the web about the geology here. So my wife and I decided to buckle up and find a spot ourselves (without any hammers or chisels). We tend to be very lucky people, but I was surprised by the THOUSANDS of trilobites we came across in a matter of 20 minutes. We were on the shoreline of the Ottawa river, we found a certain type of shale that was just crawling with them. If any lucky soul goes to the spot where we left all the remnants of our hunt, they will sure be having a good day
  3. 2ndSelkie

    What type of fossil is this?

    Found on the beach of Lake Ontario. Completely new to this, can anyone tell me what this beauty is?
  4. Hello everyone, Newbie here with a new found passion for rock collecting etc. I recently found this while out in my back garden. Does anyone have any idea what this possibility could be? Any information is appreciated.
  5. Dave Bailey

    Fossil celery?

    Well, probably not, but it looks like it. And forget the 'Point Pelee' tag, that's only where the rock was, definitely not the original location. After a lot of severe storms and erosion at the tip of the point, the shoreline has been buttressed with large limestone blocks from elswhere. In one of them we saw this protruding fossil, And took the normal crappy cel phone picture, which has been cropped and sharpened.
  6. I've been out a number of times already this year, mostly revisiting local spots until the semester is done and I can commit to more exciting locations. Some of my previous trips this month even netted another fragment of Terataspis that will need some patient prep to reveal as anything halfway decent. The snow is gone, and today saw temperatures soar to 20 degrees. A site with about a few acres of dumped mid-Devonian rock just north of me in town seemed a natural fit for the day. I had prospected it before, and generally knew what to expect: a miserable, dense, mostly blank, occas
  7. Well it has finally opened to the public on December 4rth. "The new Dawn of Life Gallery" at The ROM is perhaps the best gallery on the planet covering the earliest life to the emergence of land dwelling creatures. I was fortunate to have a tiny part in the new gallery having prepared a number of the museums specimens and also having donated and sold them some pieces . Here is a tiny taste of what you can see in the new gallery. It will not disappoint.
  8. I found this specimen in 2020 and donated it to the Royal Ontario Museum later that year. A paper is to be published very soon formally describing it! It's a roughly 7cm wide mimetasterid marrellomorph - the only marrellomorph know from the Ordovician of Canada, and one of a handful of such arthropods recorded worldwide. I found my very first trilobite in 2014. The members of this forum helped my ID it, learn more about the stratigraphy of my area and what tools to use to find more. Thanks to that base of knowledge,, the last 7 years have seen paleontology become an increas
  9. MarcusFossils

    Canada/Ontario/Silurian/Lower Silurian

    From the album: My Collection

  10. MarcusFossils

    Canada/Ontario/Silurian/Lower Silurian

    From the album: My Collection

  11. MarcusFossils

    Canada/Ontario/Silurian/Lower Silurian

    From the album: My Collection

  12. bmasur

    Trilobite pygidium?

    Hi everyone, I am very new to fossil hunting and am hoping to find some trilobites. I am located in along Lake Huron in Ontario, Canada on a rock formation from the middle Devonian period. I broke open a rock on my second trip and found this but I am not positive what it is. I think it could be a fossilized pygidium from a trilobite but i am really just guessing. I have attached to photos of the fossil, if anybody could help me identify it or steer me in the right direction that would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.
  13. Ben X

    Any idea what this is?

    Found this along the shores of Lake Ontario in Canada. Measures about 2" x 1.5". Any ideas what it is/was? Thanks!
  14. andoran

    Ontario Coral Fossil

    I purchased this from a woman in Ontario, Canada with no other information as to what it may be. Does anyone have any ideas?
  15. Nautiloid

    Partial Failleana indeterminata

    From the album: Nautiloid’s Trilobite Collection

    Failleana indeterminata Middle Ordovician Simcoe Group Verulam Formation James Dick Quarry Gamebridge, Ontario

    © Owen Yonkin 2021

  16. I was walking my dogs this afternoon (EST) and I noticed a rock that was kind of rusty looking but spherical from the angle I was looking. I picked it up for some reason and when I flipped it over I saw some fossils I've seen before and a couple I haven't. The more I looked at it I thought this maybe part of a skull that sea life made a home in possibly? There is one fossil that almost loos like it still has color but that maybe the hue off the marbleized fossil I guess too. The fossil is very heavy and round almost oval shape aside from one section that is maybe missing? Also looks like a ve
  17. noahc0d

    Beach on Lake Erie

    My friend found this on a beach on lake erie, I'm thinking barnacles?
  18. Digrr

    Trilobite?

    This was found in SW Ontario along the coast of Lake Huron. It looks trilobite-like, but I’m new to the area and am unaware of fossils in area. I would appreciate any assistance in identifying this. Thank you!
  19. EDIT (Updated August 19): Current 2020 Running Tally of Ontario Bugs. New species for this year in bold Acanthopyge contusa Anchiopsis anchiops Bathyurus (Raymondites) longispinus Bufoceraurus bispinosus Bumastoides milleri Burtonops cristata Calymene platys Calyptaulax callicephalus Ceraurinella trentonensis (?) Ceraurinus marginatus Ceraurus sp. Coronura aspectans Crassiproetus crassimarginatus Crassiproetus canadensis Dolichoharpes dentoni Echinolichas sp. cf. eriopis Echinolichas sp. cf. hispidus Ecte
  20. Kabakap

    Two more to ID!

    Two more that stump me! The first is from Humber River, and the second was found on the beach of Lake Ontario, in Toronto. 1. I see iron deposits, I assume. Judging from the staining and the smell it leaves on my fingers! But the little whorls are confusing. As are the little flat edges that sparkle and that serrated? Indentation. I suppose 'serrated' isn't the word, but I can't quite describe it! Seems like a weird conglomerate of different things. (Fear not. The needle is used for depositing water into my ant colonies but I figured it was a good way to measure as it doubles as
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