Cephalopod Fossils

Fossils and cephalopods throughout history

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  • Fossil Octopuses

    Note: Phil welcomes discussion on this article in the Cephalopod Fossils forum. Fossil Octopuses Fossils of octopuses are by far the most...
    Original publish date
    Nov 19, 2004
  • Belemnites: A Quick Look

    Note: Phil welcomes discussion on this article in the Cephalopod Fossils forum. Introduction Belemnites are probably the most well known...
    Original publish date
    Sep 14, 2003
  • Nautiloids: The First Cephalopods

    Introduction Imagine yourself standing on a bleak windswept Ordovician shore. It is 470 million years ago and you are standing on a rocky...
    Original publish date
    Jul 15, 2004
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    Morphology of Fossil Cephalopod Shells

    Covering Terminology used in the Description of Externally Shelled Cephalopods (Nautiloids and Ammonoids) By Kevin Bylund Note: Kevin welcomes...
    Original publish date
    Jan 1, 2005
  • Tusoteuthis and Cretaceous Giant Squid

    Note: Phil Eyden welcomes discussion on this article in the Cephalopod Fossils forum. Introduction Architeuthis and Mesonychoteuthis, the...
    Original publish date
    May 18, 2004
  • Myths and Legends

    History has regarded cephalopod fossils in interesting ways... By Phil Eyden, 2004 INTRODUCTION Before the mid eighteenth century the origin...
    Original publish date
    Mar 20, 2004
  • Ammonites: A General Overview

    By Phil Eyden Note: Phil welcomes discussion on this article in the Cephalopod Fossils forum. Ammonites are extinct cephalopods and are among...
    Original publish date
    Apr 29, 2003
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    Vampyroteuthis Infernalis, Living Fossil

    Note: Phil welcomes discussion on this article in the Cephalopod Fossils forum. Vampyroteuthis infernalis One of the most interesting...
    Original publish date
    Nov 29, 2005
  • Folkestone Fossil Beds

    By Phil Eyden Note: Phil welcomes discussion on this article in the Fossils and History forum on the Message Board. Introduction Folkestone...
    Original publish date
    Apr 24, 2004
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    Fossil Hunting on the Yorkshire Coast

    By Andy Tenny (neuropteris) The Yorkshire Coast of England exposes a series of marine and terrestrial rocks ranging in age from the lower...
    Original publish date
    Nov 21, 2004
  • Family Tree of Cephalopods

    Cephalopod through the ages By Phil Eyden May 2018 edit - also see this update from @Danna reflecting research through 2017!
    Original publish date
    Mar 19, 2004
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