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marcbr
Hello! I found this fossil in Mount-Lebanon (near Beirut, Lebanon). It is approx 4cm.
Can anyone please confirm what exactly it is!
Thank you!
Marc
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Barrow Museum
You have found a small Nerineid gastropod (sea snail).  These lived fairly commonly from at least the Jurassic through the Cretaceous, From what I read, Mount Lebanon has a thick sequence of Jurassic and Cretaceous sediments, so you might expect such a fossil there.  To identify it more accurately is probably impossible without knowing more of the context in which it was found, and the other fossils in association.  Some from the Middle Jurassic (and probably others too) can be classified based upon the shape of their internal spiral cavity, which had folds of characteristic forms- but this would require cutting specimens in half.  Otherwise, the whole family was rather nondescript externally over millions of years.
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marcbr
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