Jump to content

Toggle Fossil Discussion Fossil Discussion

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

General Fossil Discussion

  1. Micro-paleontology

Any general discussions about fossils & paleontology

  • 4,645 topics
  • 55,341 replies
Microvertebrate Remains Fro... - last post by squali

Fossil Hunting Trips

Post your fossiling adventures here!

  • 7,079 topics
  • 94,540 replies
A Gallery Of Eocene Mammal... - last post by PFOOLEY

Fossil ID

Can't figure out what that fossil is? Post bright, sharp images here for identification. (Note that responses & confidence increase with image quality!)
>Re-size your pictures, per the tips in our FAQ forum.
>Please understand that we do not appraise value!

  • 15,886 topics
  • 125,465 replies
Green River Bird Fossil Id - last post by Cianfaglione

Questions & Answers

Ask anything you want to know* about fossils in general; maybe someone here will have the answer!
*For identification of specific fossils, post in Fossil ID for best results..
>Please understand that we do not appraise value!

  • 2,319 topics
  • 19,867 replies
Anniversary - last post by Northern Sharks

Fossil of the Month

The Winners Gallery and the Official Contest for the Find of the Month.

  • 333 topics
  • 6,646 replies
December 2014 Finds Of The... - last post by Evgeny Kotelevsky

Member Collections

Show off your own collection of fossils

  • 2,608 topics
  • 39,560 replies
Red Site Megs. - last post by DeloiVarden

Paleo Re-creations

For members' original paleontological artworks of graphic (life renderings, display backgrounds, ID posters) and sculptural (models, carvings) natures.

  • 101 topics
  • 1,703 replies
Paleo Art - last post by MgTattooer86

Collecting Gear

Tools and techniques

  • 79 topics
  • 1,180 replies
Recommendations For Winter... - last post by Salty

Fossil Preparation

Tools and techniques

  • 438 topics
  • 4,734 replies
Tumido Prep Number 3 - last post by Kosmoceras

Member Trades Bulletin Board

We have freed member-to-member trades from the restrictions imposed on member sales.

You may express your initial interests here, or as opportunity might present in other discussion topics; once contact with a trading partner is made, please continue your arrangements via private message. Public notes on successful exchanges are encouraged; disputes must be settled privately.

Please note that transactions done thus must be pure trades, with no money changing hands; beyond that, the transaction may take any form that both participants agree to as equitable.

  • 43 topics
  • 235 replies
Cookie Cutter Matrix For Trade - last post by jcbshark

Auctions to Benefit the Forum

These auctions are to benefit the forum by helping pay for site maintenance and fees.

  • 82 topics
  • 1,542 replies
Texas Fossil Book For Auction - last post by rejd

Fossil News

News from the world of fossils & paleontology

  • 2,290 topics
  • 8,080 replies
Allosaurus Lucasi - last post by sseth

Toggle Fossil Media Fossil Media

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Fossils On The Web

Fossil related websites and links

  • 392 topics
  • 2,348 replies
Great Ted Talk About Doing... - last post by squali

Fossil Photography

Tips and techniques to better photograph fossils.

  • 120 topics
  • 1,478 replies
What Can Photoshop Do For You? - last post by Roanoker

Fossil Literature

Talk about fossil-related books and magazines

  • 390 topics
  • 1,440 replies
1935 To 2013 Downloadable N... - last post by RichW9090


Share fossil documents here.

  • 309 topics
  • 1,741 replies
Fruitbat's Pdf Library... - last post by Fruitbat

Toggle General Category General Category

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

General Discussion

A forum for discussion of fields (other than those which have their own forums) that are directly applicable to paleontology.

  • 1,067 topics
  • 13,724 replies
C N N's Documentary... - last post by ZiggieCie


Fossil-related educational contests and quizzes

  • 133 topics
  • 3,460 replies
Jaw Id Contest - last post by digit

Member of the Month

Recognizing outstanding contributions and good Forum citizenship.

  • 147 topics
  • 3,124 replies
Member Of The Month For Dec... - last post by snolly50

Recent Topics

Forum Donation

Help support The Fossil Forum! We appreciate all donations.

Posted Image

Donate Sidebar by DevFuse

Upcoming Calendar Events

There are no forthcoming calendar events
  • 535,139 Total Posts
  • 15,340 Total Members
  • DARALD Newest Member
  • 284 Most Online

101 users are online (in the past 15 minutes)

19 members, 82 guests, 0 anonymous users   (See full list)

Bing, Yahoo, Google, fossilized6s, milou115, Megaoolithus, Miatria, Evgeny Kotelevsky, Digital, Dinosaur Hunter, connorp, Seaforth, PeterDK, nala, Dave in Alaska, KansasFossilHunter, creniceras, CStewart, Brett Breakin' Rocks, gwestbrook, boebes, marguy

Members Online Today: 225   [Collapse]

Most members ever online in one day was 379, last accomplished on 11 Aug 2014.

The following members have visited today:
-Andy-, -AnThOnY-, aaronboydarts, Acryzona, Aja6422, Al Dente, Ammojoe, aplomado, ashcraft, Auspex, Axelorox, B!llGa, Beekeeper, BelemnBlues, bierk, BIGBLOCK472, BlueFossilGal, BobC, BobWill, boebes, Boesse, Brett Breakin' Rocks, Brown Bear, Bullsnake, BullStrong, calhounensis, Carcharodontosaurus, Carl, Castle Rock, caterpillar, CH4ShotCaller, Cianfaglione, Clayton Jones, clemsonskulls, Coco, collector, connorp, crabfossilsteve, creniceras, creto, Cryptidsaurian, CStewart, cthomp50, cwbol, DaFallen, DanielS, DARALD, DarrenElliot, Dave (POM) Allen, Dave in Alaska, digit, Digital, dino555, Dinoboy123, DinoDan, Dinosaur Hunter, DLB, Doctor Mud, DonFeare, donnyjoe, Dragonmiser, driller35, Drjohn71a, Dromiopsis, EasternShore88, edd, erose, espeton, Evgeny Kotelevsky, Fallingfossils, fishguy, Fitch1979, foldingorbits, Foshunter, fossil26, fossilcrazy, FossilDAWG, Fossildude19, Fossilhound2014, fossilized6s, fossils4fun, fossilselachian, fossisle, Fred, Fruitbat, garyc, gdarone, GerryK, gimmietheteeth, Gizmo, gms, gobi, grampa dino, gtheo, gwestbrook, Harry Pristis, hsc09, hssain, Indy, jam85, JBKrygier, jcbshark, Jeff L Nolan, Jesuslover340, jgcox, jkfoam, jlo, JoeMartin, John Hamilton, John K, John S., JohnBrian, JohnJ, jpc, jpwhite82, JVB, Kalo, KansasFossilHunter, Khyssa, kirk, Kosmoceras, LanceHS, lissa318, Ludwigia, MarcoSr, marguy, mattrryan, MB, megaholic, Megaoolithus, Megatooth Collector, Metopocetus, Miatria, michele 1937, middevonian, Mike and the Megs!, Mike from North Queensland, MikeR, milou115, minnbuckeye, Missourian, mkrofdrms, mmaley, Mtskinner, nala, Nettuno, nils, non-remaniť, Northern Sharks, obsessed1, old dead things, opie63376, Opisthotriton, Oxytropidoceras, Pagurus, painshill, Paleontologa, paleozoicfish, paulgdls, PeterDK, PetrolPete, PFOOLEY, phidelt370, Phillyrockhound, pinkus, piranha, Plax, quagga, rachums107, Raggedy Man, RCFossils, rejd, RhondaGates, ricardo, RichW9090, Riverhunter, RJB, Roanoker, Rock-Knocker, rockrose, rocou3rd, Roz, Rustdee, RyanNREMTP, Salty, Scramblered, Scylla, Seaforth, Searcher, Shamalama, silverford, silverphoenix, sixgill pete, snolly50, SoreBack, sorzano95, squali, sseth, ssuntok, Stocksdale, Taffie, taj, Taogan, thair, tj102569, Tork, TqB, trialsin808, Triceratops, trilomike, Troodon, typhis, TyrannosaurusRex, umbop3309, Uncle Siphuncle, Utahfossilhunter, vivid5201314, Welsh Wizard, Wolffish, Xiphactinus, xkred27, xonenine, ynot, zachj, ZiggieCie