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Palaeocarcharodon 30-40mm
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  VA Muddy Creek
  USA

Added:
9-2015
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Finds

Over 30 species of shark teeth including; Striatolamia macrotaSerratolamna lericheiAnomotodon novusOdontaspis winkleriAbdounia beaugeiPhysogaleus secundusIsistius trituratusNebrius thielensis and many others. Fish teeth include Scomberomorus bleekeri, Trichiurides sagittidens, and others. Sea snake vertebrae - Palaeophis toliapicus, even seeds are found at this site. 

 

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Literature recommended by members

  • Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, 1999: Early Eocene Vertebrates and Plants from the Fisher/Sullivan Site 159 pages, 8 main sections
    Publication 152. Contains actual photos and descriptions of fossils found at this site. Commonly known as Muddy Creek.
    Added by almach

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