Coral: cf. Syringopora Goldfuss

Colour image of fossilized light brown coral

Coral: cf. Syringopora Goldfuss, Silurian, Quinn Point, New Brunswick, Collector: G.A. Young, 1985. Coral reefs were common in the warm shallow seas of the Silurian Period. Fossils of tabulate and rugose coral are found in fossil deposits around the world.

Collector: G.A. Young
New Brunswick Museum
Quinn Point, New Brunswick, CANADA
Image width 8 cm
NBMG 12318
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