Fossil Information (Phanerozoic Eon)

ID:87
Fossil Type:Tooth
Fossil Description:Pycnodont (Drum) fish
Status:Extinct
Relative Size:Medium
Superclass:Osteichthyes
Class:Actinopterygii (Klein, 1885)
Order:Perciformes
Family:Sciaenidae
Scientific Name (Genus species):Anomaeodus phaseolus (Hay)
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:Dark grey
Dimensions:0.3"L
Comments:Lateral or vomerine crusher type tooth, convex top, concave bottom (hollow)
Collector Name:RLD
Image Filename 1:DSCF3827.jpg
Image Filename 2:DSCF3828.jpg

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