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A shepherd in the town of Sincik in Adıyaman saw a relief-style figure on the rock. After examinations, it was determined that the relief is an animal fossil belonging to the “Gastropod” (gastropods) generation.
A “Gastropod” fossil, reported to be about 70 million years old, was found in the town of Sincik, Adıyaman.
A shepherd saw a relief-style figure on the rock in Şahkolu Village of the district.
After examinations, it was determined that the relief is an animal fossil belonging to the generation of “Gastropods” (gastropods), most of which live in seas, some in fresh and bitter waters, and some on land.
Orhan Korkmaz, one of the villagers, stated that the fossil created excitement among the villagers and said, “Now everyone who hears the news and sees the news comes and takes pictures here.” said.