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Bobby Rico

ID please on a seed ?

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Bobby Rico

I any ideas on this set of small fossil from Torres Vedras, Portugal. They on a website for sale 

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Thank you

 

cheers Bobby 

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Bobby Rico

@oilshale thank you they looked very bulbous to me to be sea urchin spines but check it out and your good with that ID :dinothumb:

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Bobby Rico
13 minutes ago, oilshale said:

Not a seed - these are sea urchin spines. This is a sea urchin with attached spines from the Cretaceous,

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Thanks again 

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abyssunder

I agree. Those are cidaroid spines, like the ones from here .

 

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Bobby Rico

Thanks @abyssunder   :dinothumb:

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Tidgy's Dad

Yes, cidaroid spines, they sometimes call these ones 'clubs'. 

I have some Moroccan ones, similar. 

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