Corey geo field assn

293 views

Published on

Mr Lawyer field assignment

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
293
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Corey geo field assn

  1. 1. COREYDAVISFIELD ASSIGNMENTFOSSIL LOCATION<br />
  2. 2. AMMONITE<br />These creatures lived in the seas between 240 - 65 million years ago, <br />They became extinct along with the dinosaurs. <br />The name 'ammonite' originates from the Greek Ram-horned god called Ammon.<br />
  3. 3. AMMONITE<br />This ammonite was found rite in the Saint Louis Area along the Mississippi River<br />
  4. 4. BRACHIOPOD<br />Brachiopod are marine animals that are rare in today times ,but in Paleozoic Era they dominated the sea floors<br />There are about 300 living species of brachiopods. <br />They around 250 million years ago <br />Brachiopod have two shells not in some cases one shell is bigger than the other<br />Brachiopods are filtered animals they eat upon microscopic organisms and bits of organic matter. <br />
  5. 5. BRACHIOPOD<br />This was found in the caverns in Saint Louis<br />This fossil contains many kinds of Brachiopod<br />
  6. 6. Archimedes<br />They are about 324 million years old and were found in Crawford County, Indiana. <br />Archimedes are screw like creatures<br />Archimedes are a type Bryozoan<br />
  7. 7. ARCHIMEDES<br />This was found in the Missouri area at a location called Goose Creek<br />
  8. 8. Bryozoans<br />They are know as moss animals<br />There are about 5000 species<br />Some bryozoans are marine and some are freshwater meaning the live in river ,lakes, or oceans<br />They came around during the Ordovician Period<br />
  9. 9. BRYOZOANS<br />This fossils was found in theMissouri River <br />
  10. 10. Trilobite<br />The name means three lobes<br />Trilobites are a group of extinct marine arthropods<br />They are about 526 million years<br />They were around about the Early Cambrian period<br />They shaped like a rollepolle<br />Belong to a group of orthopoids<br />
  11. 11. TRILOBITE<br />This fossil was found rite in the Kansas City Missouri<br />
  12. 12. Bivalve<br />Clams and their relatives (oysters, scallops, and mussels) are often called bivalves<br />Bivalve were around in the early Cambrain Period<br />They are about 510 million years old<br />Modern Bivalve live in freshwater and marine waters<br />30,000 spieces<br />
  13. 13. BIvalve<br />This was found in Jefferson County Missouri<br />
  14. 14. Reference <br />The Geologist at the Saint Louis Missouri. Science Center<br />www.ucmp.berkeley.edu<br />Unklesbay, A.G. The Common Fossils of Missouri . revised edition. 1. St. Louis Mo: University of Missouri Press, 1995. 34-45. Print. <br />

×