Fossil Information (Phanerozoic Eon)

ID:103
Fossil Type:Bryozoa
Fossil Description:Heteropora sp. (prehistoric)
Status:Extinct
Relative Size:Medium
Class:Gymnolaemata (Allman, 1856), Stenolaemata
Order:Cyclostomatida, Cyclostomata, Cyclostomes
Family:Heteroporidae
Scientific Name (Genus species):Heteropora sp.
Era/Period:Mesozoic/Cretaceous
Epoch/Age:Maastrichtian
MYA:67 to 74
Discovery Location (Water, Land):Big Brook
Discovery Location (City, ST):Marlboro/Colts Neck, NJ
Discovery Location (County):Monmouth
Deepest Formation:Mount Laurel / Winona undifferentiated
Color:Tan
Comments:Petrified bryozoan, home to zooecium/zooecia/zooids, from Triassic to Recent age (late Cretaceous)
Collector Name:RLD
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