This cranky fish, Xiphanctinus (Portheus) Molossus, once swam in the sea that covered much of present-day Kansas. From Sunday Snapshot: Fossils at the KU Natural History Museum by Diana Staresinic-Deane
Some of the world's best preserved fossils are found in the flat-topped ridges of southwestern Wyoming's cold sagebrush desert. Fossil Butte National Monument is a site that promotes the protection of this world-class paleontological heritage.
This Prehistoric Fossil Stencil Kit is so cool. Each fossil stencil was hand drawn based on real fossils for accuracy. These stencils look great painted, or done dimensionally with the plaster of your choice.
Wishin' on a Fishbone - engraved Beach Stone Pendant - Fish Fossil designed necklace
The stingray Heliobatis radians provides remarkable detail, from the very fine disc and fin bones to the deadly tail barb. The four fossil fish that surround it (Knightia eocaena), are also exceptional in preservation and composition.