i found a 12 inch x 12 inch x12 inch bone one end with a concave (socket reciever) with carteledge on the east coast of Florida beach Atlantic ocean side.looking at various web sites i see no sea creature that has such a bone . my question is: what discapline studies does bone ID? thank you, mike

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Hi Mike,

I'm an anatomists who studies animal bones - this bone is the fused scapula, clavicle and coracoid of a turtle. I'm afraid I'm not sure which species.