FOSSILS SPECIMEN: PLACODERMI
Fossils are defined as any evidence of prehistoric life. There are two types of fossils: Body Fossils include remains of skeletal bones, shell, carapace, test and teeth. Trace Fossils are clues the organism existed such as foot prints, tracks, burrows and coprolites (fossil dung).
Kingdom: Animalia – Phylum: Chordata – Class: Placodermi – Order Antiarchi
Upper Silurian to Holocene
Placoderm Bothriolepis canadensis carapace
Middle to Late Devonian