Nut like?

by Rob Aron
(Bakersfield,CA)


I found this in southeast Utah. It was in a late Cretaceous pebble conglomerate near Hovenweep National Monument. I found it securely attached to the conglomerate matrix. The fossil exhibits a bilateral symmetry and angular, regular features. It is still partially embedded in a pebble.

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bivalvia or not
by: grant

seen some fossil sites checking out some of mine.noticed one very similar to the one you have shown also none as pelecypod.but i could be wrong check on line may see some.


by: Doug

Rob,

This is an interesting specimen, unfortunately I can't shed any light on what it is. Sorry.

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