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Cachersusie

We found this in Post Oak Creek in Sherman, TX.  Is it a turtle shell fragment possibly? Thank you. :)

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DLB

yep looks like a turtle shell were was it found?

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Darktooth
53 minutes ago, Cachersusie said:

We found this in Post Oak Creek in Sherman, TX.  Is it a turtle shell fragment possibly? Thank you. :)

 

38 minutes ago, DLB said:

yep looks like a turtle shell were was it found?

She states Post Oak Creek TX.

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DLB
3 minutes ago, Darktooth said:

 

She states Post Oak Creek TX.

sorry i ment what era?

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PaleoNoel
59 minutes ago, DLB said:

sorry i ment what era?

POC is late cretaceous if my memory serves. 

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Cachersusie
1 hour ago, DLB said:

sorry i ment what era?

Cretaceous 

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DPS Ammonite
2 hours ago, DLB said:

sorry i ment what era?

There is also Pleistocene and modern material in the creek.

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ptychodus

It is soft-shell turtle.

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Tidgy's Dad

+1 for soft shelled turtle.

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Cachersusie

Thank you all for your help. :)

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Harry Pristis

 

For comparison:

 

 

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