RE: [CentralTexasGeocachers] My fossil find
A little known and totally untrue fact about myself is that I quit my PhD program in fossils 2 months shy of graduation because I learned there was Tupperware hidden in the woods and I bought a GPS.
What you have is an ammonite.
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From: CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com [mailto: CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com ] On Behalf Of Russ Jernigan
Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2007 8:22 AM
Subject: Re: [CentralTexasGeocachers] My fossil find
Well, I'm the geologist/engineer but I'm not a paleontologist. That said, it looks to be a cousin of the Moon Snail. I've attached a picture of a live specimen.
Russ the waterweasel
From: "Philip C. Mason"
Sent: Apr 18, 2007 2:01 PM
To: Central Tx Geocachers
Subject: [CentralTexasGeocac hers] My fossil find
I have forgotten who the geologist guru is in the group.
Look what I found in the flowing creek this morning.
What can you tell me about this type of fossil?Phil Mason
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