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We found this very interesting Cephalopod that was completely encrusted with
the special Bryozoan, Spatiopora. The monticules are aligned in
the direction of the Cephalopods travel.
The Cephalopod fossil was also filled with Calcite crystals.
Here are some pictures of the more usual preservation of these Cephalopods.
Siltstone internal molds.
The gastropod Cyclonema were found in good quantities here. Cyclonema are
most often found with the external shell features preserved, as shown in the
The rest of the gastropod genera were found as internal molds.
Next Page: Articulate Brachiopods Found
T A B L E O F C O N T E N T S
Page 1: Introduction to Site and
Page 2: More Colleting Pics
Page 3: Big Small Fossils and Trilobites
Page 4: Pelecypods (clams)
Page 5: Bryozoans
Page 6: Cephalopods and Gastropods
Page 7: Articulate Brachiopods
Page 8: Inarticulate Brachiopods and Crinoids
Page 9: Corals
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