big step with many ammonites - in original base - Dactylioceras athleticum - 47×42×11 cm

Description
big step with many ammonites - in original base - Dactylioceras athleticum - 47×42×11 cm
Lias Epsilon, Oberes Untertoarcium, 180 Mio - Schlaifhausen bei Forchheim, Germany

Fossils:
Molluscs (Mollusca)
Cuttlefish - Cephalopoda
Ammonites - Ammonoidea

Genera, species:
- most specimens are Dactylioceras athleticum
- single ammonites belong to Dactylioceras commune (these are slightly coarser and more widely spaced)
- A piece of Hildoceras bifrons (on the edge) with Venter
- two small specimens are probably Phylloceras (one could also be Pseudolioceras)


Further information:
- Schlaifhausen is one of the most famous "Classic Sites"
- the site is considered to have been extinguished

- these are so-called field finds
- finds of this size were very rare


Will be packaged securely and shipped as a DHL parcel with tracking.

Lot details
Specimen
big step with many ammonites
Object
in original base
Scientific name
Dactylioceras athleticum
Origin
Schlaifhausen bei Forchheim, Germany
Geological Period
Lias Epsilon, Oberes Untertoarcium, 180 Mio
Condition
Good condition
Treatment
carefully prepared free
Dimensions
47×42×11 cm
Weight
18.5 kg
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