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Gastornis predatory bird eggshell large
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august 2012
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august 2012

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Location description

In the quarry Kahnstein near Langelsheim limestone from the Turonian, part of the Cretaceous period is exposed. The limestone is fossiliferous. It is unclear if you can still get permission to collect here.

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Langelsheim is located in the middle of Germany, south of Braunschweig. The quarry is located northeast of the village.

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Ammonites, sea urchins, gastropods, sponges, nautilus, bryozoans.

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Other locations in the area

Fossil location: Hannover (Höver groeve Teutonia)
Fossil location: Hannover (Misburg)
Fossil location: Vöhrum
Museum: Staatliches Naturhistorisches Museum Braunschweig


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