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Predatory Dinosaur Teeth   Pennintgon County, South Dakota, USA - Unidentified - Other
A variety of Predatory dinosaur teeth from South Dakota. One complete and one piece of Nanotyrannus, one Paronycodon, one Dromaeosaurus, and a single piece of T.Rex....
Triceratops Teeth   Pennintgon County, South Dakota, USA - Unidentified - Other
A nice selection of Triceratops crowns from South Dakota. Surprisenly, these were more commonly found then Edmontosaurus....
Fossil Edmontosaurus Tooth   Pennintgon County, South Dakota, USA - Unidentified - Other
Found this complete Edmontosaurus sp. tooth in South Dakota. Found while digging a big fossil tendon....
Anthracite coal   USA - Unidentified - Other
I find TONS of what i believe is Anthracite coal (correct me if I'm wrong) in the top soil of my property in Connecticut....
Nanotyrannus Tooth   Pennintgon County, South Dakota, USA - Unidentified - Other
I actually bought this Nanotyrannus tooth off of e-bay, however, i did find a piece of one in South Dakota....
Fish skull cap?   Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This looks like a fish skull cap to me. Please comment if you can id this one....
Unidentified Fish Vertebrae   Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other

This fish vertebrae has a very unusual shape and I think it may have been part of the skull. I am not sure of the actual age, but if I had to guess on an approximate age range it would be between Mid-Miocene and Early Pleistocene.

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Nice Arrowhead from the Potomac   Potomac River, Maryland, USA - Unidentified - Other
This is the only one of these I have found at the river....
Paleocene Ratfish   Potomac River, Maryland, USA - Unidentified - Other
Came from the same fall as the huge ray plate but it came out in 2 pieces.  These things are so fragile....
Pliocene Bird Vertebra, Aurora/Lee Creek   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
My bird vertebra finds from Aurora. The only one I have positively ID'd (thanks to the Smith folks) is the large top one, which is a neck vert from the toothed giant pelican, Pelicornis sp....
Unidentified Fish Fossil   Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This looks like the beak of a marlin. I think it is definitely some kind of fish bone though.
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8" Leg bone   Colleton County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other

Appears to be from a giant tortoise.

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Perfect Echinoid (Cassidulus cf. sabistonensis)   Craven County, North Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
Cassidulus cf. sabistonensis...
Lignite   Virginia, USA - Unidentified - Other

    This is a cool piece of lignite I found the other day.  It's a piece of lignite (a low grade of coal which retains its woody structure) embedded in a some clay-like matrix which also has lots of mica and some cool pyrite crystals.

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Lee Creek Sand Dollar   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This is the Sand Dollar featured on Elasmo.com...
Snake Vertebra - Calvert County   Calvert County, Maryland, USA - Unidentified - Other
Unsure if this truly is a fossil, let alone the species....
unidentified mammal tooth   Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA - Unidentified - Other
Looks like a Pliocene sperm whale tooth but this is probably early Miocene in age. It could also be a miocene land mammal canine so the waterwear will probably keep this unidentified. ...
perissodactyl astragalus   Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA - Unidentified - Other
I believe this to be an astragalus (ankle bone) from an early miocene land mammal. Rhino or entelodont are my best guesses from the size of the bone and the land mammal fauna previously found in the Kirkwood formation. If anyone can provide any further insight please contact me.

UPDATE: Definitely a perissodactyl astragalus. Probably rhino or tapir. ...
creodont?   Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA - Unidentified - Other
I found this when I was first getting into serious fossil collecting, about 4 years ago. I knew it was something interesting, but I was total noob. Finally this year I got around to trying to figure out what it was from. The best guess of the New Jersey State Museum is that it is likely a premolar from a Creodont, possibly something like Hyaenodon. If anyone could provide a better ID or their opinions, please contact me. The literature believes the best estimate for age of the deposit...
Unidentified Fossil   Colleton County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
A cool looking fossil I found from the Edisto. ...
Fossil Turtle Jaw   Colleton County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
A cool turtle jaw. I don't know what species, but its very complete and probably Oligocene in age....
Fossil Pearl   Dallas County, Texas, USA - Unidentified - Other
Beautiful Kamp Ranch Pearl.  Found just as seen.  ...
Unidentified Mammal Tooth   Colleton County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
I think this is a seal tooth. If anyone knows for sure, lemme know. Thanks....
Fossil Saw Shark Rostril Teeth   Colleton County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
I found these three just inches apart from each other. I'm thinking they're probably assoicated....
Unidentified fish jaw section   Colleton County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
A  really gnarly looking fish jaw. Imagine the smile on this thing when it was alive!...
Fish Jaw   Andalusia, Alabama, USA - Unidentified - Other
Unidentified fish jaw with obvious teeth....
Unknown Fish or Ray Dermal Scute   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This isn't in any of my Eocene books so I don't know what species its from. I just know it looks really cool. Its covered with tiny little bumps that all surround a main central cone that has enamel on it. If anyone knows what species this is, please let me know. Thanks!...
Fossil Coral   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
I'm not sure what species this is, nor do I know how old it is, but it sure is cool looking! I always wanted a whole piece of coral, seeing how beautiful they look on reefs, but I didn't want to kill one just to put it on my shelf. Plus I think its illegal to pick them anyway. But now I have a nice piece of fossil coral, and I'm happy. I would appreciate any identification information that anyone has....
1 5/8" Scute   Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA - Unidentified - Other
This is either a turtle or croc scute....
Turtle shell 12/26/2004   Sarasota County, Florida, USA - Unidentified - Other
A nice fragment of turtle shell....
1 1/4" Ray Plate   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
Here's a sweet upper crusher plate. Its my only complete one from the Chandler Bridge so far....
1/4" Ray Dermal Scute   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
Even though this looks like a tooth, its actually a dermal scute, very similar to an alligator. ...
3" Sawfish Rostral Tooth   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
3" Sawfish Rostral Tooth
3" Eocene Sand Dollar   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
I've never seen anything like this before - Its a sand dollar, but the middle, where the flower looking design is, it is "swollen". When you look at it on the side it looks like a bell or a flying saucer. I don't know what species it is, but if you have any information, let me know....
Turtle Femur Bone   Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
A friend of mine told me this looked like a turtle bone. His reasoning was the S shape of the bone....
3 1/8" Sawfish Rostral Tooth   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
3 1/8" Sawfish Rostral Tooth
33" Petrified Wood   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This is a huge peice of petrified wood weighing in at 48 pounds and almost 3 ft long this is the biggest peice I've dug out of the hawthrone layer. I'm guessing a find like this is really rare because I've never seen or heard of anyone else pulling out petrified wood from the hawthrone layer digging that was as big as mine. ...
2" Bird Bone   Lee Creek Mine, Aurora, North Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This is the first bird bone I've ever found. It was toward the end of the day when I found it, so it really made me want chicken. I started thinking that I really wanted a Chicken Grilled Stuffed Burrito at Taco Bell. Seriously, though, its a cool little bone. I don't know what species it is, so if you have any info, please let me know....
4" Jaw Fragment   Charleston County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This is a section of jaw from either a crocodile or a whale. ...
Fish Jaw   Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
Here's a really nicely preserved fish jaw....
Unknown teeth in jaw   Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
I think this is from a barracuda, but I'm not sure....
2 3/4" fish vertebra   Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This is the biggest fish vertebra that I have ever found - and I dug it right out of the green cap at Lafarge. When I first found it, I thought it was whale because it was so big, but it’s definitely some kind of fish....
Coprolite   Berkeley County, South Carolina, USA - Unidentified - Other
This could be the wierdest thing in my collection - fossilized poop (called coprilite). I don't know what kind of animal its from, but it could be from a meg. Wouldn't that be cool?...
  

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