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Fossil Shops - Erfoud - Morocco
Tidgy's Dad posted a topic in Fossil Hunting TripsDay Two ; Locality Two (or Seven if you include Day One) Prepping and Retail, Erfoud, Morocco. 20th February 2019 Erfoud town itself is famous for its beautiful fossils, its skilled fossil preppers and also for its wide variety of fakes, composites, good and bad repair jobs and utter frankenfossils. A large percentage of fossils from Morocco that are available in shops and on the internet the world over originate from here or pass through the place. Fossils are sent here for prepping from all over the south and then sent from here everywhere in the country and abro
Black Sahara - Erfoud - Morocco
Tidgy's Dad posted a topic in Fossil Hunting TripsDay Two ; Locality One (or Six if you include Day One) Black Sahara, South of Erfoud 20th February 2019 Well this is where things really get interesting, so stick with this thread as there are dozens of photos of fossils coming up. Looks at the tags if you want clues. I was up bright and early and wandered out at about 7 am to watch the sun rise over the still mighty Erg Chebbi dunes. And as night's candles were burnt out and jocund day stood tiptoe over the misty duney tops, the chaps came to join me and managed lots of photos. Here's one, if you w
Adam's Late / Upper Silurian
Tidgy's Dad posted a topic in Member CollectionsThe thread http://www.thefossilforum.com/index.php?/topic/84678-adams-silurian/ was getting rather enormous, so I have decided to leave that one to deal with the Llandovery and Wenlock and put my specimens from the Late / Upper Silurian here, though I don't have a great deal of material from the Ludlow and Pridoli yet. However, I do still have some jolly nice specimens to show off here. Here are my other collection threads for the Cambrian and Ordovician ; http://www.thefossilforum.com/index.php?/topic/78887-adams-cambrian/&tab=comments#comment-832018 and : http://www.
Marco90 posted a gallery image in Members Gallery
From the album: My collection in progressScyphocrinites elegans Zenker 1883 Location: Boutschrafin, Erfoud, Morocco Age: 420 Mya (Pridoli, Silurian) Measurements: 20x12 cm (plate) Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Echinodermata Subphylum: Crinozoa Class: Crinoidea Subclass: Camerata Order: Monobathrida Family: Scyphocrinitidae
Crinoids: real or fake?
PaoloF posted a topic in Is It Real? How to Recognize Fossil FabricationsHello Members, do you think these crinoids are the real deal? How to recognize fake one? Thank you in advance
RickCalif posted a gallery image in Members Gallery
From the album: Morroco FossilsScyphocrinites elegans crinoid Upper Silurian 420 Million Years old Boutschrafin, Erfoud, Morocco
Melissawow posted a gallery image in Members Gallery
From the album: My fossils collectionScyphocrinites. sp from Djebel Issoumour, Alnif, Morocco, Silurian period