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Megalodon 10.2cm F4234
84.50 EUR

  IA Coralville

march 2012
Last Modified:
august 2012

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Location description

In the Klein quarry in Coralville many fossils from the middle Devonian period can be found (Wapsipinicon and Cedar Valley group). In a second quarry (Conklin) the same formations are exposed. Local rock clubs sometimes organize trips to this quarries.

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Coralville is located close to and west of Iowa city in Iowa state. The Klein quarry is located at the west side of Coralville, the Conklin quarry to the north.

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Corals, stromatopores, bryozoans, bivalves, gastropods are common. Cystoids, trilobites, crinoids, orthocones and fish remains are less often found.

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