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CLIP 7820

Tetra pods in Kerry.

Tetra pods in Kerry.

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Key Info
  • Tetra pods in Kerry.
  • Duration: 01:49
  • Footprints in the rocks off the coast of Kerry have a story to tell of primitive marine reptiles and plants. The tetra pod may have been the forerunner of all land animals in Ireland. A plant fossil may be even older.
  • Subject:




  • Keywords: fossil, fossilisation, coastal
Ideas for use in class
  • Use this clip as part of a study into fossils found in Ireland.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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