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Missouri State Dinosaur
Missouri’s state dinosaur is called a hadrosaur, also known as a duck-billed dinosaur. This page has great information on hadrosaurs, and even baby hadrosaurs. The square photos at the bottom are great for reports (click to enlarge).
Source: Museum of Paleontology: UC Berkleley

Missouri State Fossil
You’ll learn all about the Missouri state fossil, a sea lily from the Pennsylvanian Period, at this great informative site.
Source: State Fossils

Photo is courtesy and © Roger Weller of Cochise College

Missouri State Mineral
Find out why the mineral galena is important and why it was chosen as Missouri’s state mineral. Learn about the galena mining industry in Missouri and where galenda can be found.
Source: Missouri Secretary of State

Missouri State Mineral
Learn all about mozarkite including how it got its name. You can also learn about Philip Widel here. He was the inspiratin behind mozarkite becoming the state rock.
Source: Blackwater, Missouri


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The Chicago Manual of Style
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Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols, https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/ (last visited Aug. 18, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. December 30, 2014, 17:12 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/. Accessed August 18, 2019.

Citation styles

APA style
Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. (2014, December 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 05:42, August 18, 2019, from https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/
MLA style
classbrain, “Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 December 2014, 17:12 UTC. . 18 Aug 2019 <https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 December 2014, 17:12 UTC, <https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/> [accessed 18 August 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/ [accessed August 18, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 December 30, 17:12 UTC [cited 2019 Aug 18]. Available from: https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/.
Bluebook style
Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols, https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/ (last visited Aug. 18, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Symbols for Missouri: Geological and Archaeological Symbols. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. December 30, 2014, 17:12 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/missouri_dinosaur_fossil_mineral_rock/. Accessed August 18, 2019.