Nice detail Metacanthus Trilobite - on original matrix - Metacanthus sp.

Description
Nice detail Metacanthus Trilobite - on original matrix - Metacanthus sp.
Devonian - Morocco

A really well presented Metacanthus barrandei trilobite, discovered in Alnif, Morocco.

The trilobite dates from the Devonian Period, 395 to 345 million years old.

Typical of this trilobite are the sweeping genal spines, and the delicate pygidial spines.
It also has the multi-faceted silica eye lenses


Size: Matrix 7.5 cm x 6 cm, & Trilobite 4 cm long

Lot details
Specimen
Nice detail Metacanthus Trilobite
Object
on original matrix
Scientific name
Metacanthus sp.
Origin
Morocco
Geological Period
Devonian
Condition
Good condition
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