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  Boussu-en-Fagne
  Belgium

Added:
january 2015
Last Modified:
january 2015

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Location description

In the surroundings of Boussu-en-Fagne you can find fossils from the Upper Devonian period


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Directions

Fossils can be found in various small exposures, such as construction sites, digsites, or on ploughed fields (make sure that the field is not sown before setting foor on it). 

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Finds

Marine faunas from the Upper Devonian period.


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Literature recommended by members

  • Vanherle, W, 2012: Carrière du Cimetière te Boussu-en-Fagne (Couvin). Hona 47-3, 19-36
    Added by Frederik
  • Vanherle, W., 2013: Carrière du Cimetière te Boussu-en-Fagne (Couvin). Hona 48-2, 28-44
    Added by Frederik

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