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Cosmopolitodus hastalis Chile F4153
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  CA Jalama Beach

january 2014
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january 2014

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Location description

At Jalama Beach Country Park, fossil fish can be found in the sandstone on the beach. The sandstones must be split to collect fossils. The sandstone dates from the Jalama Formation from the Upper Cretaceous period.

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Jalama Beach is located on the west coast of California, about 100 kilometers west of Santa Barbara. On the beach, ga south for the best fossils.

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Gastropods, bivalves, fossil fish.

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