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Sweet Crab fossils in matrix, Oahu North Shore

A few nifty fossils in limestone matrix from Oahu's North Shore:

Crab carapace
Ornate crab claw
Cone & Olive snail shells w/original color
Sea urchin


1 available
Location Oahu, Hawaii, USA

ID4094
Memberhemipristis
Date Added2/25/2012

crab claw
Olive & Cone w/original color
small sea urchin
  

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Comments
Excellent crab! - 3/1/2012
Reviewer : dw from Summerville South Carolina United States
Total Rating : 10
Great find, the detail is amazing! Was it loose or did you have to employ quarry techniques to remove the crab? Content Quality : 10 of 10

Drool Quotient : 10 of 10

Picture Quality : 10 of 10
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removal - 3/3/2012
Reviewer : hemipristis from
Total Rating : No Rating
both were actually on top of two separate boulders, in the sandier matrix. I just needed to nibble around the edges, then pry 'em off. I have a large urchin waiting over there in the same situation, but it started to rain on me, so I departed.
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