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july 2015
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Location description

In the region of Hotton, fossils from the Devonian period can be found at various locations. These layers form part of the so-called 'Calestienne'.

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Added by: onsmartin on 22-12-2019

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Various locations, e.g. in quarries, on fields or roadsides, and also temporary sites associated with construction works.

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The region shows a rich middle devonian fauna, with fossils like brachiopods, trilobites and coral fossils.

There are 3 photographs of fossils from this location in our Fossil ID System.
Go to the Hotton Species List to identify your own finds!

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