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No clue. Ostreid?
Quer posted a topic in Fossil IDFrom Upper Campanian strata in the SE Pyrenees (Catalonia-Spain), I’ve found this piece that defies my knowledge of the zone’s invertebrates, as neither its size nor its shape fits anything I know. It seems an ostreid to me because the laminar structure and smooth surface of the shell, but the ostreids in the zone I’ve learned to ID, such as Amphidonte pyrenaicum, Amphidonte pliciferum, Pycnodonte vesicularis, Hyotissa semiplana, Agerostrea ungulata and Rastellum sp. are very different. Some details: The shell form beekite rings, as the ostreids in the
Marine Paleozoic Invertebrate Fossil
Helicoprion posted a topic in Fossil IDCan anyone identify this Paleozoic marine invertebrate fossil in my collection? I know some of you might say the whole rock is a piece of fossilized coral but I don't think the entire rock is a fossil. I believe the pores might be invertebrate burrows but I'm not certain. I purchased it at a fossil convention so the context is lost.
Mylène posted a topic in Fossil IDHello! Someone I know found this rock close to his house. The rock is very hard, can't make no scratch on it. I though it could be a fossil, like a limpet track or I don't know...? Does someone know what it is? Thank you! Fossile patelle?.pdf