This item contains 4 pieces of authentic fossil dinosaur coprolite, dung, or poop. They are small pieces that have been tumbled and polished. They were found in the Jurassic of Utah.
Fossil Dinosaur Poop
Coprolite, dung, poop, or feces
This ordinary looking rock is actually fossilized dinosaur poop or dung with a formal name of Coprolite. The dung was fossilized much like any other bone, shell or plant. This Coprolite has been replaced during fossilization by the mineral Agate. Agate is a cryptocrystalline variety of the mineral Quartz (SiO2. In a polished cross section paleontologist such as Dr. Karen Chin (see National Geographic Magazine January, 1993 can often see undigested bits of bone and plants that were part of the dinosaurs diet. This fossil Coprolite which has been cut and polished or tumble polished is from the Jurassic Age rocks of Utah which is 140-200 MYA years old.
1/2 to 3/4 inches each
Christmas Delivery Notice
Order by December 15th for delivery by Christmas through standard shipping.
After December 20 via 1st class, priority mail, 2nd & 3rd day UPS.
After December 23 via Next day UPS and Mail.
NOTE: The shopping cart will not apply rush shipping automatically. If your order is a Christmas gift, please contact us via phone or email so we can apply the correct shipping choice for your order to arrive on time.
Now Over 1,000 Items!
PrehistoricStore.com offers the largest selection of replica fossils and other fossil-related products anywhere in the world!
Download a Full Catalog (3MB PDF)
OVER 260 PAGES OF REPLICAS AND MORE!