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Fossils Collection

TitleFossils Collection
DescriptionThe collection holds approximately 10,000 animal and plant fossils including fish, reptiles, trilobites, brachiopods, ammonites, corals, nautiloids, gastropods, bivalves, stromatolites, sponges, forams, ferns, bark, tree sections and other plant material. There are also modern specimens of corals, echinoids, brachiopods and nautilus. This collection consists of current research material and collections donated by retired members of staff and research students. It also includes material from the Jehu-Campbell Collection of Highland Border Fossils and the John Smith of Dalry Fossil Collection.
CustodianThomas James Jehu; Robert Campbell; John Smith of Dalry; University of Edinburgh.
Identifierunivedcld026
Parent Collection Geology Collection

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