No, not a vestage of the fossil is there, not a skull, not a shinbone.
If he turns his attention to fossil animals, he is a palaeontologist.
It was no more fossil than I am; but they call it fossil when it is dug up.
Instead of which the fossil was what he always had been—just one too many.
Their base is Copal, a fossil, resinous substance of vegetable origin.