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Whooly Rhino vertebra F3887
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  MD Aquasco
  USA

Added:
10-2015
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Finds

This is a good site to micro screen. Its mainly a shell fossil site, but nice shark teeth are also present. Fossils include Ecphora tricostata, Limpets, Crucibulum costatum (cup and saucer), Epitonium sp., Retusa sp.? (arctic barrel-bubble shells?), Dentalium attenuatum (Tusk shells), several species of turritella shells, chesapectens, clam shells, many other shell species, some vertebrae, fish teeth, denticles, singular ray plates and otoliths (fish ear bones). Shark teeth that can be found include Otodus megalodon, Galeocerdo contortus, Carcharhinus sp., Hemipristis serra, Squatina sp., Carcharias sp., Alopias and others. Also found the mineral tiger eye here. 

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Other locations in the area

Fossil location: Calvert Cliffs
Fossil location: MD Bowie
Museum: Calvert Marine museum
Museum: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
Society: Maryland Geological Society: Bowie Community Center
Society: Northern Virginia Mineral Club: Show ArchiveEMailPrint Long Branch Nature Center

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