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1

Name the four phylum

Brachipoda
Mollusca
Arthopoda
Echinodermata

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Brachipoda's Class

Articulata

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Atriculata's Phylum

Brachipoda

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Atriculata's Genus's

Rafesquina
Leptaena
Linoproductus
Muscrospirifer
Paraspirifer

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Rafesquina's Phylum

Brachipoda

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Rafesquina's Class

Atriculata

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Rafesquina's Index

Ordovician

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Leptaena's Phylum

Brachipoda

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Leptaena's Class

Atriculata

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Leptaena's Index

NONE

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Linoproductus's Phylum

Brachipoda

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Linoproductus's Class

Atriculata

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Linoproductus's Index

Pennsylvanian

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Mucrospirifer Phylum

Brachipoda

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Mucrospitifer Class

Atriculata

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Mucrospirifer Index

Devonian

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Rafesquina Preservation

Unaltered skeleton

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Leptaena Preservation

Unaltered skelton

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Linoproductus Preservation

Unaltered Skeleton

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Mucrospirifer Preservation

Unaltered Skeleton

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Paraspirifer Phylum

Brachipoda

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Paraspirifer Class

Articulata

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Paraspirifer Index

Devonian

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Paraspirifer Preservation

Replacement

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Mollusca's Classes

Pelecypoda
Gastropoda
Cephalopoda

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Pelecypoda Phylum

Mollusca

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Pelecypoda Genuses

Ostrea
Chione
Pecten
Exogyra

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Ostrea Phylum

Mollusca

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Ostrea Class

Pelecypoda

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Ostrea Index

NONE

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Ostrea Preservation

Unaltered Skeleton

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Chione Phylum

Mollusca

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Chione Class

Pelecypoda

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Chione Index

NONE

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Chione Preservation

Unaltered Skelton

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Pecten Phylum

Mollusca

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Pecten Class

Pelecypoda

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Pecten Index

NONE

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Pecten Preservation

Unaltered Skelton

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Exogyra Phylum

Mollusca

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Exogyra Class

Pelecypoda

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Exogyra Index

NONE

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Exogyra Preservation

Unaltered skeleton

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Gastrpoda Genuses

Straparolus
Turritella
Gyraulus
Bellerophone

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Straparolus Phylum

Mollusca

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Straparolus Class

Gastropoda

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Straparolus Index

Pennsylvanian

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Straparolus Preservation

Unaltered Skeleton

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Brachiopoda Genuses

Rafesquina
Leptaena
Linoproductus
Mucrospirifer
Paraspirifer

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Mollusca Genuses

Ostrea
Chione
PEcten
Exogyra
Straparolus
Turritella
Gyraulus
Bellerophone
Baculites
Pachytheuthis
Orthoceras
Kosmocerus

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Turritella Phylum

Mollusca

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Turritella Class

Gastropoda

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Turritella Index

NONE

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Turritella Preservation

Unaltered Skeleton

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Gyraulus Phylum

Mollusca

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Gyraulus Class

Gastropoda

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Gyraulus Index

NONE

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Gyraulus Preservation

Unaltered Skeleton

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Bellerophone Phylum

Mollusca

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Bellophone Class

Gastropoda

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Bellophone Index

NONE

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Bellophone Preservation

Cast/Mold

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Cephalopda Genus

Baculites
Pachytheuthis
Orthoceras
Kosmocerus

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Baculites Phylum

Mollusca

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Baculites Class

Cephalopoda

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Baculites Index

Cretaceous

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Baculites Preservation

Cast/Mold

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Pachytheuthis Phylum

Mollusca

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Pachytheuthis Class

Cephalopda

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Pachytheuthis Index

Jurassic

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Pachytheuthis Preservation

Unaltered Skelton

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Orthoceras Phylum

Mollusca

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Orthoceras CLass

Cephalopoda

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Orthoceras Index

NONE

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Orthoceras Preservation

Cast/Mold

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Kosomcerus Phylum

Mollusca

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Kosomcerus Class

Cephalopoda

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Kosomcerus ndex

Jurrasic

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Kosomcerus Preservation

Replacement

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Arthropoda Class

Trilobita

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Arthropoda Genuses

Elrathia
Paciphacops

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Trilobita Genuses

Elrathia
Pachiphacops

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Elrathia Phylum

Arthropoda

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Elrathia Class

Triblobita

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Elrathia Index

Cambrian

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Elrathia Preservation

Unaltered Skelton

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Paciphacops Phylum

Arthropoda

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Paciphacops CLass

Trilobita

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Paciphacops Index

Devonian

90

Paciphacops Preservation

Unaltered Skelton

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Echinodermata Class

Echinoidea
Blastoidea
Crinoidea

92

Echinodermata Genuses

Cassidulus
Pentremites
Eucalyptocrinetes

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Echinoidea Genus

Cassidulus

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Blastoidea Genus

Pentremites

95

Crinoidea Genus

Eucalyptocrinetes

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Cassidulus Phylum

Echinodermata

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Cassidulus Class

Echinoidea

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CAssidulus Index

Oligocene

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Cassidulus Preservation

Unaltered Skelton

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Pentremites Phylum

Echinodermata

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Pentremites Class

Blastoidea

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Pentremites Index

Mississippian

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Pentremites Preservation

Unaltered Skelton

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Eucalyptocrinetes Phylum

Echinodermata

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Eucalyptocrinetes Class

Crinoidea

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Eucalyptocrinetes Index

Silurian

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Eucalyptocrinetes Preservation

Unaltered Skeleton

108

Rafesquina Notes

U shaped
Wide around the hinge
often muddy color
thin
flat
outline is rectangular

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Leptaena Notes

Wrinkled ornamentaion

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Mucrospirifer Notes

Winged brachipods
butterfly shell

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Paraspirifer Notes

Distinctive Hig=nge

112

Ostrea Notes

Ouster shell

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Chione Notes

Clam shells

114

Pecten Notes

Scallop shell
Looks like a rake

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Exogyra Notes

Oyster shell where the beak is curved to one side

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Strapaolus Notes

Planispiral

117

Turritella Notes

High Spired

118

Gyrsulus Notes

Low Spired

119

Bellerophone Notes

Atypicial Planispiral (bilateral sym)

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Baculites Notes

Walking stick rock
dendritic pattern

121

Pachyteuthis Notes

tooth shaped
folk lore said they were preserved lightning bolts that would protect you from being struck lightning

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Orthoceras Notes

Straight Rods
Cross Sections

123

Kosmoceras Notes

Coiled ammonite
Replacement in pyrite

124

Elrathia Notes

Non armored shell

125

Paciphacops Notes

Armored eyes
Often found rolled up

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Cassidulus Notes

Planispiral

127

Pentremites Notes

Blastoid

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Eucalyptocrinetes Notes

Flowering Crowns
Cheerios