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Winner of the February 2018 Vertebrate Fossil Of The Month!

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The winner of the Feb. 2018 VFOTM goes to...The Saurodon Fish Jaw from the Cretaceous Atco formation of Dallas, Texas! Congrats to @John S.!

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ynot

Congratulations John!

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KimTexan

Congratulations John, very cool find.

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WhodamanHD

Awesome fishy you found John! Congrats on the win!

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Pagurus

That sure is a beauty. Congratulations. :crab:

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Tidgy's Dad

Congratulations! 

Amazing fish jaw. :yay-smiley-1:

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doushantuo

That fully merits its title,amazing find.

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Jeffrey P

You've been finding some amazing fish specimens as of late, but this is the best. Can only begin to imagine all the time and toil that went into finding this beauty. It appears all of your effort paid off. Big congratulations on a well deserved win. 

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John S.

Awesome thanks everyone! Yes been getting lucky with the fish lately. This one was cool. I found it in a creek that I pass by on the way to work everyday right next a busy city street. You just never know:D

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jcbshark

Excellent find John, congrats :yay-smiley-1:

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Shellseeker
9 hours ago, John S. said:

Awesome thanks everyone! Yes been getting lucky with the fish lately. This one was cool. I found it in a creek that I pass by on the way to work everyday right next a busy city street. You just never know:D

Exactly correct. Always on the lookout and it really paid off this time.  Fantastic find.., great prep bringing it out of the matrix. 

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Calvert Cliff Dweller

Congrats John S. from one fisherman to another.   

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old bones

Congratulations, John. That's a beautiful jaw! :)

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RJB

Congrats man.

 

RB

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The Amateur Paleontologist

Congratulations :) that's a really neat jaw!

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Xiphactinus

Congrats. Great jaw.

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Heteromorph

Beautiful jaw! Those teeth.. wow! 

 

Is it just for me or are the last two photos stretched? 

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ynot
3 minutes ago, Heteromorph said:

Is it just for me or are the last two photos stretched? 

Either that or some really stubby fingers.

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Heteromorph
1 hour ago, ynot said:

Either that or some really stubby fingers.

:rofl:

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Max-fossils

Fantastic specimen, congrats!!! :ighappy:

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Ludwigia

Congratulations!

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Coco

Hi,

 

Congrats John !

 

Coco

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digit

Really nice find. Congrats on the win.

 

 

Cheers.

 

-Ken

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John S.
10 hours ago, ynot said:

Either that or some really stubby fingers.

I know I’ve gained a few but geez:shrug:

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sixgill pete

Great find @John S. well deserving of the win!!

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