Find a Feature Fossil 3

This image shows a top-down view of a shale core sample with a pyritized, gold-colored ammonite fossil. Diameter is 2.5 inches.

Detailed Description

This is the third slide for the Find a Feature Challenge on Fossils and shows an example of a fossil in a core sample of the Mancos Shale. To learn more, visit: www.usgs.gov/findafeature

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Image Dimensions: 384 x 384

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Location Taken: US