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Fossil Identification

gjbarord

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Hi Everyone,

A friend of mine collected this fossil for me from the Dallas area. Any ideas of the species?

Greg
 

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OB

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Would that be Jurassic? For obvious reasons Dactylioceras sp. springs to mind... I do realise that would likely show a bit more incline, right?
 

OB

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OK, so would that make it Eagle Ford Shale?
 

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Thanks Kevin :wink:
 

Hajar

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I’d see that nice fragment as good encouragement to go back and look for some more complete specimens.
 

gjbarord

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Thanks for the information. When I am back in Texas I would love to get to that area and do some hunting of my own.

Greg
 

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