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february 2006
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february 2006

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Location description

In this limestonequarry many fossils from the Danian (part of the Paleogene period) were found. The quarry is closed since 2003, and probably inaccessible since then.

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The quarry is located in the village of Limhamn, actually a part of the city of Malmö. The quarry is located close to the motorway to the Oresundsbridge, in the southern part of Malmö.

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Sea urchins and bivalves are most common.

There are 2 photographs of fossils from this location in our Fossil ID System.
Go to the Limhamn Species List to identify your own finds!

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Other locations in the area

Fossil location: Stevns Klint 3 (Hojerup Kirke)
Fossil location: Stevns Klint 4 (Stevns Kridvaerk, Sigerslev)
Fossil location: Stevns Klint 5 (Holtug)
Museum: Geologisk Museum Statens Naturhistoriske Museum
Museum: Skarnberga Geologiska Muséum
Museum: Stevns Museum
Museum: Swedish Amber Museum
Society: Geologiklubben Helsingborg
Society: Skånes Geologiska Sällskap
Society: Stenvennerne: Gladsaxe School


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