Utah Dinosaur Coprolite / Dino Poop / Dino Dung Nodule / 4+ pound Specimen A23 For Sale
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Utah Dinosaur Coprolite / Dino Poop / Dino Dung Nodule / 4+ pound Specimen A23:
sale is for anearly wholemuseum qualityDinosaur Dung Nodule of Coprolitefrom theHenry Mountains in Southern Utah.
This specimen of fossilized Dinosaur Dungis from the Morrison Formationandit's about 148 million years old. The specimen measures about6 1/2"x6"x4 1/2" and itweighs about4 pounds and9.0 ounces. Pictures taken with thespecimenwetunder outdoor align="center" class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">
No fossil collection is complete without a Coprolite specimen! A unique gift for that someone that has everything or kids!
Coprolite, meaning "dung stone" is fossilized animal waste. Coprolite does not smell bad, it has undergone a long fossilization process. Coprolites record the diet, feeding behavior, and habitat of prehistoric animals. Paleontologists can study the contents of Coprolite to see what one meal of an animal consisted of. For example, if the Coprolite consists of partially digested plant material such as leaves, seeds, bark, and roots, the animal in question was probably an herbivore or "plant-eater"; if the Coprolite contains bits of animal material such as crushed bits of bones, sinew, and claws, the animal in question was a carnivore or "meat-eater". Coprolite comes in many shapes and sizes depending on the animal it came from. Its color depends on the type of soil and minerals in which it was buried. Coprolites and other fossils are often found in exposed sedimentary rock in the badlands, weathered cliffs, roadcuts, etc.I normally ship within a day or less after receiving clear payment and I have a 14 day return policy. If there is ever any questions please contact me by email and I will get back to you just as soon as it is possible.
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