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Brachiopod Fossil

Brachiopoda

Description:

Mold fossil of a brachiopod. The rock measures ~53.5 mm(2.10 in) wide, ~44.5 mm (1.75 in) tall and ~37 mm (1.4 in) thick. The fossil measures ~23 mm (.90 in ) high and ~35 mm (1.3 in) wide). This fossil dates to the Devonian Period (416-359.2 million years ago).

Habitat:

Rocky bottom of man-made lake. Pymatuning Lake. Andover, Ohio, USA

Notes:

Close up photo taken with a Digital Blue QX5 USB Microscope at 10x power.

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1 Comment

Phil_S
Phil_S 6 years ago

Added measurements to the description.

Phil_S
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Phil_S

Ohio, USA

Lat: 41.61, Long: -80.54

Spotted on Jul 5, 2012
Submitted on Sep 24, 2012

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