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  1. Eostriatolamia holmdelensis Texas

    From the album Cretaceous Shark Teeth

    Eostriatolamia holmdelensis from the North Sulphur River of Texas. Maastrichtian in age.
  2. Eostriatolamia holmdelensis Texas

    From the album Cretaceous Shark Teeth

    Eostriatolamia holmdelensis from the North Sulphur River of Texas. Maastrichtian in age.
  3. More Shark Week!

    I'm still celebrating shark week. Here's some cool mosasaur bones I found with shark scavenging marks.
  4. My Growing Collection!

    My man cave is coming along nicely. Most are personal finds from Northeast Texas. A few were gifts or purchases.
  5. I thought I would share one of the largest Tylosaurus proriger skulls ever found at the North Sulphur River Texas. This was found by Mr. Don a fossil hunting friend and legend in the area. He's hunted the river for 40 years. The skull is 5 ft 2 inches with very little restoration. He also collected 55 verts from the creature with the largest weight 8.2 lbs . @jnoun11
  6. Ive recently started donating some important Mosasaur finds of mine to Mike Poclyn at SMU for his continuious research of Mosasaurs. I donated Russellsaurine premaxilla from the Austin Chalk formation in a creek in Dallas County and then a rare Halisaurine dentary which is the only Halisaruine skull piece Mike has ever seen from the North Sulphur river. Mike is truly a awesome guy and I am looking forward to continue working with him in contributing rare finds for research.
  7. Fun morning Northeast Texas hike with a heat index of almost 110 degs by the time I left after lunch. The Tylosaur vert is worn but huge and weighs close to 2 lbs. The Tylosaur jaw section was almost buried as you can tell from the in situ pic. The artifacts were a nice little bonus. I waked in tracks for over half the day so I would love to see what the first guy found.
  8. I decided to brave the heat and go hunting in the north Sulphur river after two huge rises and did it pay off I found a lot of good finds but the find of the day was the lower half of the left dentrey of what I believe is a Platecarpus. I knew right away what it was when I walked up on it and said a bad word.
  9. Partial spinal column ID

    Hello everyone, I found this small column of 5 vertebrae in the gravel bars of the North Sulphur River in Texas. To me it seems obvious that it has spent some time in the river since some sediment has been removed but they are all five still attached to each other. Other than the obvious, I have no other identification but would love to learn more about what this is or what they once belonged to. I could only attach one picture to the post for some reason. I will post more images in response. The ruler is decimal inches. Thanks! Andy
  10. Ammonite

  11. Short hunt but some cool finds. I love the nicely preserved mosasaur vert and the rooted mosasaur tooth.
  12. Finally made a trip to the North Sulphur River. As a first timer, I went straight to the Ladonia Fossil Park. It has a large parking area with clear access to the river bottom. Keep in mind, the access is good, but the steps are HUGE. Going down isn't too difficult, but getting back up had me climbing them on my hands/knees. There is an ATV trail on the east side of the bridge that I was told has a more gradual slope, but you'll need to keep an eye open for snakes/insects, as its heavily overgrown with vegetation. I had a great time searching the river bed and banks for fossils. I found tons of baculite segments and lots of vertabrate bone fragments (likely mosasaur). Very few well preserved specimens with the majority worn beyond identification. Also found a few oyster shells, gastropods, and shark teeth. Tools aren't necessary, but you may want to carry scraping tool or a small pry bar for working the bank exposures. Screen boxes also come in handy for sifting through sediments in the river bed. A few words to the wise: - during spring/summer, be sure to wear sunscreen and stay hydrated - use a walking stick to steady yourself and for testing areas ahead of your walk path - try to stay on gravel bars, as the mud can be deep especially along edge of the banks - when walking through water between gravel bars try to avoid walking on shale layers as it is extremely slippery - be aware that there is lots of broken glass, concrete rubble, rusty metal, and other debris - for the above reasons and the fact that they are not very supportive, I would strongly advise against flip flops with firsthand knowledge (in the words of Jimmy Buffet, "I blew out my flip flop, stepped on a pop top........." ) And lastly, always check the water level of the river before making the trek - go to the National Weather Service for North Sulphur River near Cooper, TX (Gauge CPPT2) https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/hydrograph.php?wfo=fwd&gage=cppt2&hydro_type=0 I can't wait to go back.
  13. Water was a little high but I found a few things at the North Sulphur River Texas.
  14. North Sulphur River fossil ID

    I dropped by the North Sulphur River near Ladonia, TX on the way back from a trip this weekend. I spend a few hours down in the river and found this little fragment of what looks like bone, very close to the bridge where the stairs are. I found lots of petrified wood, and baculite fragments, but this was pretty unique. Any help identifying this would be very appreciated.
  15. north sulphur river ID please

    A day trip to North Sulphur River in north Texas, didn't found much. However, this big chunk of bone was stare right at me. It's not a shape I recognize, so I didn't realize it was a fossil until I picked it up. Whatever this creature used to be, look like it got chewed up pretty good. Anyone have ideas what this might be? Help is much appreciated.
  16. Fishy find

    My son and I found this small jaw fragment at the north Sulphur River this weekend and were hoping for an ID. We appreciate any help we can get.
  17. NSR fossil ID

    Found some fossils from North Sulphur River in Texas. They are pretty beat-up. Any idea what they are? 1-1 Mosasaurus bone? It doesn't look like vertebra to me..... 1-2 back view 1-3 top view 1-4 bottom view 2-1 some kind mammal tooth? 3-1 sawfish tooth? few other teeth, bone and vertebrates from the trip
  18. I went fossil hunting at the North Sulphur River in Ladonia, Texas, today and found two relatively small vertebrae and an interesting bone shard that I would love to have identified. As far as I know, the fossils from around this area are typically from the Upper Cretaceous period, though fossils from different time periods have been found here. If you would please help me identify these fossils, that would be great!
  19. I went fossil hunting at the North Sulphur River in Ladonia, Texas, today and found two relatively small vertebrae and an interesting bone shard that I would love to have identified. As far as I know, the fossils from around this area are typically from the Upper Cretaceous period, though fossils from different time periods have been found here. If you would please help me identify these fossils, that would be great!
  20. Plate-like Bone Structure? - NSR

    So found this recently - any educated guesses on what it is? I have found similar material, and IDs seems to range from fish bone chunks to turtle shell. This came from North Sulphur River near Ladonia, and is believed to be late Cretaceous. Please let me know if you have any questions. Thanks, and Happy New Year!
  21. My finds from North Sulphur River near Ladonia on Saturday, December 22. The weather was great, the water was low and competition was moderate. Pleasant surprise finding an arrowhead. The little vert and the plate-like bone were both found near the Hwy 34 bridge.
  22. North Sulphur River

    I had a fun trip looking for shark teeth and artifacts yesterday at the North Sulphur River Texas. I found a large Enchodus tooth, nice shark tooth, mosasaur jaw section, other assorted fossils and some cool artifacts. Weather was perfect.
  23. We found 5 vertebrae today. We think they are mosasaurus. Can anyone help identify these? If better pics are needed or individual pics I can take more. Thanks again Matt & Teri
  24. North Sulphur River ID Help

    Today my husband and I took our first trip to the North Sulphur River at Ladonia, TX. We were able to search for a few hours before the heavy rain moved in. Here are some of the finds that stood out the most to us. We are newbies and would appreciate any help identifying what we have. I will be posting several pictures in this thread. Thank you in advance.
  25. Short NSR Hunt!

    I got in a 3 hr hunt before the rain and flooding. Once the water started coming up I had to make a quick exit but still got wet. I managed to find a few things.
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