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Neseuretus Bretagne F2699
8.50 EUR



  Rheine
  Germany

Added:
november 2003
Last Modified:
september 2009







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Finds

In the limestone you can find sea urchins, ammonites and bivalves. You can also find minerals like calcite, asphalt, marcasite.

Quarry Thieberg / Breckweg: In this quarry you can find large ammonites in the upper layers, up to 30 to 40 centimetres. You can find Parapuzosia austeni, Acanthoceras rhotomagense and A. jukesbrowni. Sea urchin Holaster subglobus is common. Camerogalerus cylindricus is less common, and the regular sea urchin Salenia is rare. Bivalves and Brachiopods are common. Gastropods and vertebrates are rare.

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Literature recommended by members

  • Kaever - Oekentorp - Siegfried, Münsterse Forschungen zur Geologie und Paläontologie Münster, 1990: Fossilien Westfalens Heft 33/34: Invertebraten der Kreide
    Meestal goede tekeningen van de meest voorkomende fossielen.
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Thanks to R. Kroeze (among others) for sending this description.

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