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Grit 0060 grade Silicon Carbide 250g
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  Lechówka
  Poland

Added:
09-2015
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In the opoka of Lechówka, sponges and bivalves are quite abundant. The bivalves Entolium membranaceum, Spondylus dutempleanusOxytoma danica en Pycnodonte vesicularis are abundant

In addition, reasonable numbers of cephalopods (ammonites and nautiloids) can be found, most notalbly Baculites sp. and Hoploscaphites constrictus. 

In the glauconitic sands gastropods can be found. 


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Literature recommended by members

  • Machalski et al., 2016: Late Maastrichtian cephalopods, dinoflagellate cysts and foraminifera from the Cretaceous-Paleogene succession at Lechówka, southeast Poland: Stratigraphic and environmental implications
    Cretaceous Research 57: 208-227.
    Added by FossilDude
  • Racki et al., 2011: The Weathering-Modified Iridium Record of a New Cretaceous-Palaeogene Site at Lechówka Near Chelm, SE Poland, and Its Palaeobiologic Implications
    Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 56 (1): 205-215.
    Added by FossilDude

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