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Jenza88
I found what I'm hoping is a piece of dinosaur bone at the weekend inbetween Reighton and Speeton on the North Yorkshire coast. Please could someone confirm (or dismiss) my identification? Thank you. Click image for larger version - Name: 20180929_125031.jpg, Views: 77, Size: 4.85 MB Click image for larger version - Name: 20180929_125044.jpg, Views: 77, Size: 4.82 MB Click image for larger version - Name: IMG-20180929-WA0000.jpeg, Views: 75, Size: 1.65 MB
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Paleoworld-101
It is definitely bone. Congrats!

But i would think it is far more likely to be marine reptile than dinosaur. 
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Jenza88
Paleoworld-101 wrote:
It is definitely bone. Congrats!

But i would think it is far more likely to be marine reptile than dinosaur. 

Thank you! Every day is a school day it seems! Rather embarrassingly, I thought that Pleisiosaurs and ichthyosaurs were dinosaurs but now I've googled, I can see that dinosaurs only lived on land!
When you say marine reptile, are you thinking that it could be from something like those or from some other marine reptile that's still alive today -it's definitely stone now rather than a piece of recent bone?
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prep01
I suggest you search for "Jurassic marine reptile" you will see the full range of them then, but most finds are either indeterminale, Ichthyosaur or Plesiosaur.
Colin Huller
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Jenza88
prep01 wrote:
I suggest you search for "Jurassic marine reptile" you will see the full range of them then, but most finds are either indeterminale, Ichthyosaur or Plesiosaur.
Thank you.
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