Edrioasteroid - Top Rare Association of 16 Spinadiscus Lower Ordovician

Description
Edrioasteroid - Top Rare Association of 16 Spinadiscus Lower Ordovician
Lower Ordovician (480 million years) - Africa

SPECIES: Spinadiscus lefebvrei - Edrioasteroid
LOCATION: Kaid Errami, South Morocco
FORMATION: Ktaoua Formation
SIZE: 26.6 mm • 1.05 in
WEIGHT: 572 g • 20.18 oz
REF.: 30535

DESCRIPTION:
Edrioasteroidea is an extinct class of echinoderms. The living animal would have resembled a pentamerously symmetrical disc or cushion. They were obligate encrusters and attached themselves to inorganic or biologic hard substrates (frequently hardgrounds or brachiopods).

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Lot details
Specimen
Edrioasteroid
Object
Top Rare Association of 16 Spinadiscus Lower Ordovician
Origin
Africa
Geological Period
Lower Ordovician (480 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Weight
572 g
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