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MicroFossilMan
Not found by me, but from the Isle of Wight somewhere. Several slabs lying around on the beach. The matrix fizzes with dilute HCl so probably limestone.

Not familiar with the IoW, but I'm guessing fish teeth at the moment ...


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Rhaetianpenarth207
Where on the Isle Of Wight? The Southern side is cretaceous while the Northern side is cenezoic.
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Rhaetianpenarth207
They remind me of slightly worn Lepidotes teeth which are known from the Cretaceous areas.
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MicroFossilMan
Don't know exactly where the specimen was found - not sure if the original finder even knows, but I will ask the question.

I did wonder if they could be Phyllodus teeth?
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Rolo
They do not appear to be Sheenstia (formally Lepidotes) teeth. 
Wrong shape and too large. They may be bivalve internal moulds. Location info would be useful.
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Rhaetianpenarth207
The do appear to have enamel though.
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Rhaetianpenarth207
Phyllodus tolipiacus palate for reference. Click image for larger version - Name: 27518083-73F2-4972-8F7C-A1BF6448890F.jpeg, Views: 23, Size: 93.60 KB
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MicroFossilMan
Thanks, they do look like that Phyllodus palate.

No response from the finder as to location - I may be able to buttonhole her next week.


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Rolo
I'm not seeing tooth enamel , and the resemblance to a tooth palate appears superficial, the position and size of the items in question does not match the morphology of the pictured palate. They could simply be small iron rich siderite nodules. Always difficult when not in the hand though.
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MicroFossilMan
Finally caught up with the finder. She said she found it while staying on holiday in Ventnor - it was just a little way east up the beach from the centre of Ventnor. So, Gault? Greensand? Cretaceous anyway, if it was local.
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Rhaetianpenarth207
Shanklin beach is a little while up from there and is known for fossils. It’s lower greensand .
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