Belemnite fragments

These fragments come from the fossilized remains of belemnites, ancient marine creatures similar to squids.

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Belemnite fragments

These fragments come from the fossilized remains of belemnites, ancient marine creatures similar to squids.

Specifically, these come from the 'rostrum', or 'nosecone' of the animal, a bit like a hard beak/nose.

These pieces are often found in Jurassic and Cretaceous areas, a very common fossil whose species lived for around 135 million years.

These are sold in fifty gram bags and really are nothing special - in fact, I only recommend them as part of an activity with kids - like burying and 'excavating' some low grade fossils, or seeding a gravel patch to have a look through.

They are all from the UK, typically picked up by me in various streams, gravel beds, or along beaches.

 

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I get tracking information etc online when this has been completed. I typically do not send tracking information to customers unless they request it – but if you’ve requested tracked postage, it has been sent tracked! If you have any worries or concerns about your parcel being delayed please feel free to get in touch and I’ll send the tracking info over! We also get delivery confirmations for parcels over 25MM thick by default.

 

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