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Megalodon 10.2cm F4234
84.50 EUR



  IA Coralville
  USA

Added:
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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Directions

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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Finds

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

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