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february 2011
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In the region of Hakel (Haqel) and Hajula (Hjoula), Lebanon fossil fish are found in sediments from the upper Cretaceouis period. The sites are conservat-lägerstatten with locally extremely well preserved fossils.

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Bony and cartiligous fish, crustaceans, cephalopods and other marine animals.

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