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SilurianSalamander posted a topic in Fossil IDFound in the side of a building in Wisconsin, Cambrian-Devonian rocks here. Any ideas? Thinking bivalves or a bivalved arthropod. Sorry for the lack of scale! Each one is about the size of an apple seed
SilurianSalamander posted a topic in Fossil IDFound in some Paleozoic chalk and limestone gravel along with crinoids and brachiopods.
BlastCat posted a topic in Questions & AnswersWhere can I buy or collect isopod fossils, or isopods stuck in amber? I'm located in Virginia.
Crgold36 posted a topic in Fossil IDI don't think I posted Larry yet, but here he is! Meet Larry the Lobster! He didn't look much like a crab. He looked more like the Lobster from sponge bob. The lobster was buff and this one looks pretty buff to me!
Help request! I am putting together a tool for judging rock age based on very crude, whole-rock, hand-sample observations of fossil faunas/floras -- the types of observations a child or beginner could successfully make. I view this as a complement to the very fine, species-level identifications commonly employed as index fossils for individual stages, biozones, etc. Attached is what I've got so far, but I can clearly use help with corals, mollusks, plants, vertebrates, ichnofossils, and the post-Paleozoic In the attached file, vibrant orange indicates times in earth history to com
t-tree posted a topic in Member CollectionsIn the years of fossil hunting some fossils caught me by surprise especially the ones out of rough pieces that had no resemblance to nodules . These are some of my less common finds myriapods,arachnids, arthropleura tergite,shrimp carpace and the nymph idoptilus sp. I also found fish scales and flora though not as abundant as Mazon creek . Cheers John
Ripley Formation crab finger(?)
pefty posted a topic in Fossil IDI found this today in the Ripley Formation (Late Cretaceous (Maastrichtian) of ne Mississippi. Am I right in thinking it’s a crab finger? Which one? Thanks. coin is 19 mm in diameter.
Ghost shrimp burrow pieces from Big Brook
Jeffrey P posted a gallery image in Members Gallery
From the album: CretaceousOphiomorpha nodosa (burrow pieces of the ghost shrimp- Protocallianassa mortoni) Upper Cretaceous Wenonah Formation Big Brook Colts Neck, NJ.
Indagator posted a topic in Fossil Hunting TripsHello all, I would like to share some of my finds of the Belgium quarry Romontbos. As it will be the last year for amateurs to get permission to enter the quarry; i wanted to visit the quarry as often as i was allowed. I'm quite happy with all of my trips of a total of six. Though the most interesting finds i did in December during my last three visits. In these weeks i was lucky to spot a dactyl that i haven't been able to identify yet (very interesting looking one) and a piece of bone that was cut trough by the excavator. I will share the pictures of the dactyl later as i keep po
My new find.
LandonM posted a topic in Fossil IDMy new find,not sure age or name though. Still learning I have more pictures
PRK posted a fossil in CrustaceansBalanus cluster, and tall single balanus on Mytilus shell. The actual Balanus animal is a crustacean that wraps itself in the "barnacle shell" that we are all familiar with.
Help...can U Identify This Crustacean Fossil?
ronnysebayang posted a topic in Fossil ID,