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Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Holes in Stones 3rd.....

I found out the holes are made definitely by living organism!
They live in and from the limestone.
alas I only found a german version, but the Pictures tell the Story as here


  1. Danke für diese schöne Information!

  2. Nature is awesome, that's all one can say. :) I remember finding stones like this when I was little and was very intrigued by them, wondering how they came to be like that... Well, now I know!

  3. I have some rocks/shells that have tiny holes and I thought they were coral but they are old shells that have been inhabited by tiny worms, so interesting.

  4. I was two weeks ago to the Ostsee and there I found some "Hühnergötter" - stones with a hole. I have only made one photo:

    here you can read something about "Hühnergötter":

    liebe grüsse, regine

  5. Danke Regine! hab mir die Hühnergötter angeschaut, sehr interessant!