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This site is well known for easy-to-find specimens of
Monoplacophoran gastropods. We didn't find too many, actually. Here's a
Most of the gastropods we found were internal molds of
run-of-the-mill snails. (next 4 pics).
Here's an interesting gastropod specimen. It's a partial on a
rock, but it shows the inside surface of the snail's shell.
The kids on the field trip particularly liked finding Salamanders
under the rocks on the site. Here are pictures of a couple of them.
Next Page: We Visit The Second Site
T A B L E O F C O N T E N T S
Page 1: First Site Collecting
and Best Find of the Year
Page 2: Fossils Found at First Site: Corals
Page 3: Fossils Found at First Site: Crinoids and Clams
Page 4: Fossils Found at First Site: Cephalopods, Trace Fossils and Bryozoans
Page 5: Fossils Found at First Site: Brachiopods
Page 6: Fossils Found at First Site: Snails
Page 7: The Second Site and Fossils Found There
See also Greg Courtney's video of the trip on YouTube.com
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