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Scutella subrotundus F4183
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  IL Manteno
  USA

Added:
august 2012
Last Modified:
august 2012

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Location description

In a quarry near Manteno, the Niagara formation from the Silurian period is exposed. These sediments are fossiliferous.


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Directions

Manteno is located in the northeast of Illinois, south of Chicago. The quarry is located west of Manteno, at the other side of the highway.

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Finds

Trilobites, crinoids, brachiopods, orthocones.

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Fossil location: Mazon Creek (former strip mine)

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