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Fossilised Mussel ; ; 1029

Fossilised Mussel
; 1029
Fossilised Mussel

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Many groups of New Zealand fossils, especially molluscs, are very well known. This mussel shell fossil has formed a natural fault line in the rock and was exposed when the rock split. Discovered in a local quarry on Norwegian Road, Roto-o-rangi district.

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