This is a subreddit for high quality photos of remarkable fossils of any age.
This is a subreddit for high quality pictures of fossils. Please include some context in the title, such as the scientific name or common name of the fossil, its age, discovery location, etc., and include image resolution in brackets. If possible, please include some form of scale in the picture.
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Found last year. 2.95 inches. Here’s a video compilation I put together which includes this tooth and some others. https://youtu.be/w8ldDFD6-vA
A few Eurypterids, all self collected.
Here’s the oldest described scorpion in the fossil record. This specimen is the largest in the world and was collected a few years ago and is now in my collection. Phelps waterlime NY.
Collected this bad boy in February, it measures nearly 7 and a half inches! Collected in New York.
A rare Eurypterid I collected a few weeks ago.
Does anybody know what it could be?
There are more on the other sides of the rock, but I thought this was the best view.
I found this in Wisconsin and I’m not 100% sure what this is
My dad found this in the late 70s buried under the bank in the creek behind his house.
Found it in Denmark today. I'm very excited about my first find. Or at least I hope I found my first fossil.