Rare Fossils

   

 

Also see: Museum Fossils Museum Trilobites


These are some of our favorite fossils, based on some combination of scientific interest, rarity, photography, or simply their beauty. We try to select one each month to post on the home page, while also acknowlodging those who take the time to share these fossils with the educational and scientific community.

Saurichthys
Messelornis
Pinacosaurus grangeri Ankylosaur Dinosaur
Upper Cretaceous
Gobi Desert of Mongolia
Courtesy Robert Drachuk
Dipterus  Lungfish Fossil
Aeduella blainvillei
Lower Permian
Jeckenbach Formation, Germany
Fish Fossils of John Adamek

Palaeochiropteryx tupaiodon Bat Fossil
Eocene
Messel, Germany

Hallucigenia fortis