Archaeopteryx Berlin specimen is considered the most famous fossil in the world. It is about 150 Ma & was discovered in limestone deposits in Eichstaett, Bavaria. Archaeopteryx has bird flight feathers, but also has reptile features such as a tail bone &
Exquisitely-Preserved Viper Fish Soft Tissue Preservation Name: Eurypholis boissieri (viper fish) Geological Time: Middle Cretaceous, Cenomanian Stage million years ago) Size mm = 1 inch): 87 mm long on a 137 mm by 70 mm matrix Fossil Site: Leban
"Discovered in the Archaeopteryx was the first fossil evidence linking birds to dinosaurs. It had feathers like modern birds and a skeleton with features like a small non-avian dinosaur." It is such a BEAUTIFUL specimen.
An armoured jawless fish (a Cephalaspis, which is a kind of osteostracan). This creature evolved as it adapted to the transition from open sea to freshwater conditions in the Ludlow area towards the end of the Silurian.