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    Dinosaur Coprolite
    Jurassic
    Morrison Formation
    Utah

    Dinosaur Coprolite is a popular fossil material, even for base reasons, but it is also an important trace fossil which can shed light on the feeding behavior ("paleodiets") of Dinosaurs. A very significant example likely from a Sauropod from the Jurassic Morrison Formation of Utah, it is very big! This piece is well over a foot across on its polished surface. It has a mixture of cream and red colors in a "frothy" blend. A huge Coprolite was cut to get this specimen.
    Overall Measurements: 12.2 x 8.9 x 1.9 inches (31.0 x 22.5 x 4.8 cm)
    Offered at no reserve.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    4th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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