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UT Spence Shale Fossil?
Mo.Starr posted a topic in Fossil IDFound in Blacksmith Canyon, UT area. Research indicates there are exposures of Cambrian in/near this formation. Burgess Shale type Cambrian fossils are found nearby in the Wellsville mountains. Wondering if could be Yuknessia or Sphenoecium. References: https://kumip.ku.edu/cambria.../Utah-Localities&Geology.html http://www.thefossilforum.com/index.php?/topic/58341-utah-fossil-id-not-the-trilobite/ https://core.ac.uk/download/pdf/32568435.pdf https://www.researchgate.net/publication/331617957_The_Spence_Shale_Lagerstatte_an_Important_Window_into_Cambrian_Biodive
Mystery Huge Anomalocaris Appendange?
Kurufossils posted a topic in Fossil IDHi, I have this mystery piece of what appears to be anomalocarid appendage of sorts. The problem is I did not receive any information with it and it came out of an old collection from Maine, Usa. I'm not to sure what else it could be from the appearance but I am also very uncertain of the exact species. The piece of a very laminated sparkly shale If I had to guess it could've came from either Burgess Shale, Utah, or Nevada but I not sure what locality it could be from so if anyone if familiar with these shales and can tell from the preservation it would be a huge help, thank you and looking fo
Fandian Biota: A New Early Cambrian Lagerstätte
piranha posted a topic in Fossil NewsDu, K.S., Ortega-Hernández, J., Yang, J., Yang, X.Y., Guo, Q.H., He, J.F., Li, K.R., Du, J.L., Hou, J.B., Zhang, X.G. 2020. A New Early Cambrian Konservat-Lagerstätte Expands the Occurrence of Burgess Shale-Type Deposits on the Yangtze Platform. Earth-Science Reviews, 211(103409):1-13 PDF LINK