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  Types of Trace Fossils
 
   
  There are different types of trace fossils.


Some examples:
Types of Trace Fossils
  Track: an impression made by a single foot.

Trackway: a number of tracks made during a single trip.

Trail: an impression made by an animal without legs.

Burrows: a hole or holes an animal dug into loose sediment (like mud).

Borings: a hole or holes an animal dug into a hard substrate (like wood or rock).

Eggs and Nests: shells that at one time would have contained babies and the nests that the babies would have been kept in.

Coprolites: poop that has become fossilized (no-longer stinky, but still ickie).
   
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