Learn about the Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil and Gemstone, official state symbols of the state.

Wyoming State Dinosaur – Triceratops

Wyoming State Dinosaur
Wyoming had adopted the triceratops as its state dinosaur. Did you know though, that when they found the first triceratops they thought it was a type of buffalo? Find out more interesting tidbits on this great site.
Source: State Fossils


Wyoming State Fossil – Knightia

Wyoming State Fossil
Wyoming’s state fossil is called a Knightia, and it’s a small type of fish from the Eocene Epoch. You can learn all about the knightia on this helpful little page.
Source: State Fossils


Stephanie Clifford - nephrite jade - CC-2.0

Stephanie Clifford – nephrite jade – CC-2.0

Wyoming State Gemstone – Nephrite Jade

Wyoming State Gemstone

Small amounts of the rare nephrite jade have been found in wyoming
Source: Barbra Voltaire, F.G.G., G.G., and Gemology Online

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APA style
Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone. (2014, April 10). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 09:40, July 22, 2019, from https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/
MLA style
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MHRA style
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The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/ [accessed July 22, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 April 10, 14:26 UTC [cited 2019 Jul 22]. Available from: https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/.
Bluebook style
Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone, https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/ (last visited Jul. 22, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. April 10, 2014, 14:26 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/. Accessed July 22, 2019.

Citation styles

APA style
Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone. (2014, April 10). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 09:40, July 22, 2019, from https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/
MLA style
classbrain, “Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 10 April 2014, 14:26 UTC. . 22 Jul 2019 <https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 10 April 2014, 14:26 UTC, <https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/> [accessed 22 July 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/ [accessed July 22, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 April 10, 14:26 UTC [cited 2019 Jul 22]. Available from: https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/.
Bluebook style
Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone, https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/ (last visited Jul. 22, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, Wyoming State Dinosaur, Fossil & Gemstone. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. April 10, 2014, 14:26 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/wyoming_state_fossil_dinosaur_gemstone/. Accessed July 22, 2019.