You searched for: “fossiliferous
1. A rock or other geologic deposit that has fossils within it.
2. Bearing or containing fossils; such as, rocks or strata.

The totality of fossils and their placement in fossiliferous (fossil-containing) rock formations and sedimentary layers (strata) is known as the fossil record.

This entry is located in the following unit: foss-, fossili-, fossil-, fossor- + (page 1)