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No. 79850593

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Fossilised animal - Piveteauia madagascariensis
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Fossilised animal - Piveteauia madagascariensis

Species: Piveteauia madagascariensis Age: lower Triassic Locality: Madagascar Measurements: c. 23.7 cm long Weight: 1.23 kg A superb coelacanth fish with beautiful caudal fin. As usual with fossils from the lower Triassic of northern Madagascar, the specimen consists of the external moulds of the left and right flanks of the fish, preserved in a calcareous concretion. Some of the cracks were filled.

No. 79850593

No longer available
Fossilised animal - Piveteauia madagascariensis

Fossilised animal - Piveteauia madagascariensis

Species: Piveteauia madagascariensis
Age: lower Triassic
Locality: Madagascar

Measurements: c. 23.7 cm long
Weight: 1.23 kg

A superb coelacanth fish with beautiful caudal fin. As usual with fossils from the lower Triassic of northern Madagascar, the specimen consists of the external moulds of the left and right flanks of the fish, preserved in a calcareous concretion. Some of the cracks were filled.

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