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Winner of the April 2020 Invertebrate/Plant Fossil Of The Month

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The winner of the April 2020 IPFOTM goes to...

 

Arbacia improcera echinoid - Pliocene, Yorktown Formation Zone  - Craven County, North Carolina

Congratulations to @sixgill pete !!!

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TOM BUCKLEY

Very nice and excellent prep job. How did you clean it up? air abrasive or dental pick? Well deserved award.

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FossilNerd

Congrats! Beautiful specimen! :) 

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Ludwigia

Congrats! Nice one!

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CSimpson176

Congratulations and great work!

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Planko

Congratulations! :yay-smiley-1:

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JohnJ

A sweet find, Don, and very nice prep.

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Tidgy's Dad

Well prepped and a beautiful specimen.

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The Amateur Paleontologist

Very well deserved :yay-smiley-1: That's a beautiful little echinoid!

 

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Pagurus

Wonderful. It looks like it just died a few days ago. Great find.

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Praefectus

Congratulations! Great find!

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Mike from North Queensland

Congrats nice specimen

 

 

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sixgill pete
7 hours ago, TOM BUCKLEY said:

Very nice and excellent prep job. How did you clean it up? air abrasive or dental pick? Well deserved award.

100% hand prepped with a dental pick and a toothbrush.

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sixgill pete

Thanks everyone. This one has been on my bucket list for a while. 

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digit
1 hour ago, sixgill pete said:

100% hand prepped with a dental pick and a toothbrush.

Your dentist would be proud. Did you use Novacaine or nitrous oxide? :P

 

Great prep work and a very nice specimen (it was Tammy's favorite).

 

 

Cheers.

 

-Ken

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hokietech96

@digit  I remember your first post when you found this. I thought you would win!  Congratulations!!!

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digit
2 minutes ago, hokietech96 said:

@digit  I remember your first post when you found this.

But @sixgill pete was the one who found this. ;)

 

 

Cheers.

 

-Ken

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sixgill pete
1 hour ago, digit said:

Your dentist would be proud. Did you use Novacaine or nitrous oxide? :P

 

Great prep work and a very nice specimen (it was Tammy's favorite).

 

 

Cheers.

 

-Ken

Nitrous, the only way to go. Hope you and Tammy are doing well Ken. Tell her I said hello.

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hokietech96
1 hour ago, digit said:

But @sixgill pete was the one who found this. ;)

 

 

Cheers.

 

-Ken

Haha. I type the wrong name. It’s been that kind of day. 
 

congratulations!!! @sixgill pete

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Max-fossils

Congrats! :yay-smiley-1:

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Coco

Congrats for this nice sea urchin and good prep. It would be very good in my collection with many friends ! :heartylaugh: :default_rofl:

 

Coco

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Vieira

Congratulations:dinothumb:

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jcbshark

Awesome find Don! Congrats on the win :yay-smiley-1:

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RCFossils

Congratulations!

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Monica

What an excellent echinoid!  Congratulations!

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