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  • Latest Fossils in Collections

      Image Taxonomy Stratigraphy Time Scale Location Statistics
      Class: Actinopteri Cope 1871
      Order: Ascalaboidiformes Arratia 2019
      Family: Ascalaboidae Arratia 2016
      Genus: Ebertichthys
      Species: Ebertichthys ettlingensis
      Weissjura Group
      Painten Formation
      International Age: Kimmeridgian (late)
      District of Eichstätt
      Bavaria
      Catalog #: TFF-oilshale-Ch1653
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      Liopleurodon ferox

      Class: Reptilia
      Order: Plesiosauria
      Family: Pliosauridae
      Genus: Liopleurodon
      Species: Liopleurodon ferox
      Oxford Clay Formation
      Oxford Clay, Peterborough
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