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Invertebrate fossils of NJ

An invertebrate is an animal without a backbone. This group includes 95% of all animal species.

                                        


 

Brachiopod
Choristothyris sp.
Brachiopod
 
Oleneothyris harlani
Brachiopod
Very Common Location Specific Uncommon
Oyster
Exogyra sp.
Oyster
Pycnodonte convexa
Oyster
Pycnodonte mutablis
Abundant Very Common Uncommon
Oyster
Ostrea sp.
Snails
Gastropods

 
Clams
Common Common Common
 
Belemnite
Belemnitella
Ghost Shrimp
Mesostylus mortoni aka
Protocallianassa mortoni
Baculites sp.
Very Common Very Common Scarce
 

Clawed lobster
Hoploparia gabbi

Sea Urchins
echinoderms

Boring Sponge
Cliona cretacica

Very Uncommon Uncommon
 
Common
Foraminifera Favosites(Coral) The Cretaceous Corals
 
micro

 

Uncommon Uncommon
Ammonite
Chamber
Common

 

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