Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Neochonetes granulifer Brachiopod

Neochonetes granulifer brachiopod fossil found in the Kewitz Shale of the Stanton Formation of the Lansing Group of Cass County, Nebraska. Fossil dates to the Upper Pennsylvanian Period. I posted a picture of a group of these fossils found at the natural history museum in Paris, France back in October 23, 2009: CLICK HERE

Learn more about this fossil at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln School of Natural Resources web site: CLICK HERE

Thanks to Mark for the fossil.