Mammals fossil bones and teeth

Most fossil bones are fragments. The distinctive feature of bones is a spongy texture. Take a close look below.

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Capibara tooth fragments-fossil Capibara tooth fragments-fossil Capibara tooth fragments-South Carolina, USA-Length: 2.5 cm or 1 inch
Horse tooth fragment-fossil Horse tooth fragment-fossil Horse tooth fragment-South Carolina, USA-Length: 3 cm or 1.2 inches
Horse tooth-fossil Horse tooth-fossil Horse tooth-South Carolina, USA-Length: 6.5 cm or 2.6 inches
Horse incisor-fossil Horse incisor-fossil Horse incisor-France-Length: 6 cm or 2.4 inches
Mammoth tooth fragments Mammoth tooth fragments-South Carolina, USA-Length: 4 cm or 1.6 inches
Epiphysis (end of a long bone)-fossil Epiphysis (end of a long bone)-fossil Epiphysis (end of a long bone)-South Carolina, USA-Length: 3 cm or 1.2 inches
Fragment of a long bone-fossil Fragment of a long bone-fossil Fragment of a long bone-South Carolina, USA-Length: 9 cm or 3.5 inches
End of a short bone-fossil End of a short bone-fossil End of a short bone-South Carolina, USA-Length: 3.5 cm or 1.4 inches
Eroded shoulder blade-fossil Eroded shoulder blade-South Carolina, USA-Length: 5 cm or 2 inches
Fragment of a large bone-fossil Fragment of a large bone-fossil Fragment of a large bone-fossil Fragment of a large bone-South Carolina, USA-Length: 20 cm or 7.9 inches
Jaw fragments with tooth socket-fossil Jaw fragments with tooth socket-South Carolina, USA-Length: 4 cm or 1.6 inches
Seal toe bone-fossil Seal toe bone-fossil Seal toe bone-fossil Seal toe bone-South Carolina, USA-Length: 4 cm or 1.6 inches
Vertebra-fossil Vertebra-fossil Vertebra-South Carolina, USA-Length: 5.5 cm or 2.2 inches
Eroded whale ear inner bone-fossil Eroded whale ear inner bone-fossil Eroded whale ear inner bone-South Carolina, USA-Length: 7.5 cm or 3 inches
Rib fragment-fossil Rib fragment-fossil Rib fragment-South Carolina, USA-Length: 10 cm or 3.9 inches
Skull fragment-fossil Skull fragment-fossil Skull fragment-fossil Skull fragment-South Carolina, USA-Length: 4.5 cm or 1.8 inches
Toe bone from an ungulate-fossil Toe bone from an ungulate-fossil Toe bone from an ungulate-South Carolina, USA-Length: 4 cm or 1.6 inches
Ivory fragments-fossil Ivory fragments-South Carolina, USA-Length: 4 cm or 1.6 inches
End of a bone-fossil End of a bone-fossil End of a bone-South Carolina, USA-Length: 4.5 cm or 1.8 inches
End of a bone-fossil End of a bone-fossil End of a bone-South Carolina, USA-Length: 6 cm or 2.4 inches

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