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Hello I need help to I’d this, 

my first thought was mammoth or mastodon?

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Yup. Big enough to be mammoth/mastodon but there are also other large megafauna like giant ground sloths and even whales to consider so you'll never know for certain from just a fragment. If a piece has diagnostic features and is identifiable to a particular bone then you can be more certain but not all bone bits are possible to assign an identification with certainty.

 

 

Cheers.

 

-Ken

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  • digit changed the title to Florida fossil ID
Harry Pristis

That cross-section looks like giant tortoise carapace.

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