Trilobite - On matrix - Cyphaspis eberhardiei Chatterton et al., 2006 - 7×5×1.5 cm

Description
Trilobite - On matrix - Cyphaspis eberhardiei Chatterton et al., 2006 - 7×5×1.5 cm
upper Emsian stage, Devonian period - Morocco

An excellent 2.7 cm-long trilobite specimen on matrix!

Locality: Jbel Gara el Zguilma, southern Morocco
Age: upper Emsian stage, Devonian period
Geological Context: Timrhanhart formation

Devonian trilobites in Morocco are usually found in cross section while breaking limestones, with the fossils ending up in different rocks that have to be glued back together for preparation. That is the case with this specimen, too.

Lot details
Specimen
Trilobite
Object
On matrix
Scientific name
Cyphaspis eberhardiei Chatterton et al., 2006
Origin
Morocco
Geological Period
upper Emsian stage, Devonian period
Condition
Good condition
Treatment
Stabilised
Dimensions
7×5×1.5 cm
Weight
132.7 g
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