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Fossils

Pictures of fossils, fossil finds from Everything Dinosaur field trips, photos of fossils sent in.

Beautifully preserved and skilfully prepared fossil of a dragonfly.

Mosquito preserved in amber from Dominica (picture from the book "Insect Fossils").

Amazing insect fossil on the cover of "Insect Fossils, An introduction to Palaeoentomology".

Fossile de Scipionyx

The giant fossilised claw of an enormous Sauropod has been discovered in France. Claw fossil (ungual phalanx) measures 34cm long.

Giant Sauropod Claw Fossil Discovered in France

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Tully Monster - Public Museum - Kenosha Wisconsin - USA - (8) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

New species of Cambrian super-predator (anomalocaridid) suggests that these creatures were distantly related to today's velvet worms.

Brain of World's First Super Predator Studied

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a fossil specimen of the scleractinian coral Solenastrea hyades (Dana, 1846), showing nicely radiating septa in each corallite; from the Lower Pleistocene Croatan Formation of eastern North Carolina, USA; photo by James St. John

Transitional fossil: Sinosauropteryx prima: one of the best preserved dinosaurs found; bristly structures on neck, back, flanks, tail thought to be primitive feathers; represents evolution of feathers between dinosaurs w/o feathers and Archaeopteryx

Marine Fossils in the Mountains / This rock fell off a mountain. The white lines and spots in the rock are fossilized coral formations. Incredible that the upheaval that formed the Rockies is in evidence here on a trail that regular mortals can take, just a few minutes off the highway. Columbia-Shuswap, British Columbia, CA,

Mesophryne beipiaoensis, from the Cretaceous Period from Liaoning Province, China - Credit: Credit: Mick Ellison, AMNH

New Amphibian Tree of Life

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insect+fossils | Insect Fossils from the Liaoning China Lagerstatte.

Insect Fossils from Liaoning China

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This is a photograph of Sulcavis geeorum, a fossil bird from the Early Cretaceous (120 million-years-ago) of Liaoning Province, China with scale bar in millimeters. Credit: Photograph by Stephanie Abramowicz

Photograph of Sulcavis geeorum

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Mei sleeping dinosaur.

Jurassic Astacus Crayfish Fossil from Liaoning, China

Edmontosaurus annectens Skeletal fossils as found at the excavation siteLocality: South Dakota, USAFormation: Hell Creek Formation F...

Cretaceous mass extinction event, the establishing of the most accurate date for this catastrophe.

Carboniferous crinoids provide evidence of oldest biomolecules. Ancient fossil structures.

Juvenile Oviraptorids (Chicken-Sized Dinosaurs). Dinosaurs that were no bigger than a chicken.