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Virginia State Fossil :

Pliocene scallop shell fossil - click to see all state fossils
Chesapecten jeffersonius (Pliocene scallop) fossil shell; public
domain photo on Wikipedia. See All State Fossils & Dinosaurs.

Chesapecten jeffersonius

Virginia designated Chesapecten jeffersonius (a scallop that lived during the Pliocene age) as the official state fossil in 1993.

Chesapecten jeffersonius fossil shells - click to see all state dinosaurs & fossils
Chesapecten jeffersonius fossil shells; public domain photo on Wikipedia. See All State Fossils & Dinosaurs.
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Virginia Symbols & Icons:

bird - bat
dog - fish
flower -insect
shell - fossil
tree - soil
beverage
boat - fleet
covered bridge

flag - seal - quarter
language - motto
name - nickname
drama 1 - 2
song - dance
museum 1 - 2 - 3
tartan - hall of fame
center 1 - 2 - 3
 

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