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Looking for Fossil Flora of the late Cretaceous/Early Tertiary...
MetasequoiaOccidentalis posted a topic in Fossil Hunting TripsHi All, I'm looking for good locations and formations of Fossil members of Cupressaceae and Araucariaceae, and any other conifer species that might apply, in the Western and Southwest United States. Any other known localities of good exposures of fossil flora in the US would be appreciated. I've visited John Day and the Chuckanut Formation, as well, so I'm already aware of those. Anybody know anything about LA Porte, California or Ione, California for fossil plants? Thanks in advance.
Anybody know where to find good Cupressaceae and Araucariaceae affiliates in Utah?
MetasequoiaOccidentalis posted a topic in Fossil IDPlanning a trip to Utah the next few weeks... Looking for Moriconia, Elatides, Brachyphyllum and any other related fossil conifer genera. Any tips on formations or locations would be appreciated!
Carboniferous Fossil Flora
Rockaholic posted a topic in Fossil IDHere are a couple of small nodules that I photographed last weekend.Even after observing the photos I’m still stumped.They were found near Terre Haute Indiana.They were collected from the Busseron Sandstone Member of the Shelburn Formation, in shales above the coal seams of the Dugger Formation and are dated from the Middle Pennsylvanian, which correlates with the Westphalian D. The first one looks a little sphenophyllumish. The second may be an isolated sporangium from a cone bract,a seed or maybe just a pyrite deposit Just thought I
My Mazon Creek Cabinet
fossilized6s posted a topic in Member CollectionsI'm wrapping up the finishing touches on my Mazon Creek cabinet. I made custom lexan shelves. Wrapped the backer with basket weave vinyl. And mounted rope lighting around it. One problem is the plastic doors. They're shot and i need to replace them with good ol' fashioned glass. I also made all of the custom mounts for my collection. I tried to utilize as much space as possible, so i made the mounts all different sizes. All of the mounts are cut lexan. I still have to make a few more, but 99% are done. And if i ever have the luxury of finding better examples of the specimens i have now, i ca