Dinosaur Coprolite Tumbled [Fossil Poo]

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SIZE: 15-30mm (Range)

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All of our Fossils are 100% Genuine Specimens & come with a Certificate of Authenticity!

Type: Dinosaur Coprolite (Fossil Poo)
Age: Morrison Formation, Jurassic Period
Location Found: Colorado, USA

Coprolite, meaning “Dung Stone”, is fossilised faeces (poo). Dinosaurs were no different to us today, in the fact that their bodies had to dispose of unwanted waste that had been created from eating food, just like us! Though unfortunately for the dinosaurs there were no ‘toilets’ available that they could use to flush away the evidence!! But that’s good news for us, as these fossilised remains serve an extremely valuable purpose in paleontology, as they provide direct evidence of whether the animal was a plant eating herbivore or a meat eating carnivore. Coprolites range in size from a few millimetres to well over 50 centimetres, and are surprisingly colourful and completely odourless!

SIMILAR TO SEENThe image shows an example of the single specimen you will receive. This will be picked from our stock box graded and with a size within the minimum and maximum size range indicated. It will not be the exact specimen in the photo, the colours, shape, size and style may vary as with any natural item. To guarantee the specimen  you receive will be representative by that in photo, we would always recommend the Actual as seen version of this item.

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Origin

USA

Era

jurassic

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