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Lophophora123

This is my fossil collection 

please show us yours!!!  These are my display fossils only

 

The first picture is a large unidentified fossil shark tooth I recently bought from a local fossil store. The second is my display collection I put fossils in once they have been prepared or bought.

The next photo is Madagascar copal it is about 9 million years old and it has multiple inclusions including fly's, wasps, and spiders. The next is an unidentified fish fossil in good shape but not too valuable. The fifth fossil is a trilobite (paralejurus) in Devonian limestone it is 385 million years old and was found in morocco I know the most about this one. And last but not least is my small polished chunk of Baltic amber it is 35-50 million years old and contains a winged insect inclusion as you probably know amber is fossilised tree resin and copal is hardened tree resin that is not quite fossilised. Thanks,

 

HAPPY HUNTING!!!!!!!                                     

 

      

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fossilselachian

Your large unidentified shark tooth looks like an example of Otodus obliquus from Morocco.

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Lophophora123

thanks for your identification!! :) :dinosmile:

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Fossildude19

Your fish is likely a Knightia eocaena from the Green River Formation, in Wyoming. 

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Lophophora123

thanks so much for your identification!! :ighappy: :D

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Lophophora123

by the way adrians son (me) age 11 is the one who owns the profile, sorry if anyone has been confused I am the one who will answer you and it is my small collection thanks for all the reply's everyone has given me :) 

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WhodamanHD

Neat collection!

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ynot

Looks like a good start on a nice collection!

Keep it up.

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Tidgy's Dad

Excellent start to your collection. 

And welcome to the Forum from a fellow South-Westerner. (Somerset) . :)

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