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  Turnu Rosu
  Romania

Added:
june 2012
Last Modified:
june 2012

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Location description

In the region of Turnu Rosu sediments from the Oligocene and Eocene, Part of the Paleogene period are exposed. The deposits contain fossil shark teeth and other fossils. Specific collecting sites are not known.

A fossil collection from the area is located in the Brukenthal national museum in nearby Sibiu. http://www.brukenthalmuseum.ro/


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Turnu Rosu is located in the middle of Romania.

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Finds

Shark teeth, bivalves, foraminifers, gastropods, crinoids, fish remains, and sea urchins. Remains of turtles and crocodiles have also been found.

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Museum: Brukenthal National Museum

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