So- You Want to Eat Whale?

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So- You Want to Eat Whale?

Postby Daniel Rogov » Thu Jul 01, 2010 11:24 am

A whale large enough to eat other whales, with rows of teeth some of which were 36 cm (about 14") long. Quite a feast if you can find it. See the brief but fascinating article at ... ale_fossil

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Re: So- You Want to Eat Whale?

Postby Robert Reynolds » Fri Jul 02, 2010 9:49 pm

I am constantly amazed at the wide variety of life-forms that predate us. This is a timely link too, in that about 12 hours from now, I and a friend are going to prowl around a nearby rock quarry in search of fossils. Of course, what we're likely to find are mostly coral reef organisms. I'm hoping to find a whole urchin, or maybe a brittle star. The rocks here are way too old for whales.
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