Fossil sea urchin - Carapace with radiolas - Balanocidaris glandifera (MÜNSTER, 1829) - 23×20×5 cm

Description
Fossil sea urchin - Carapace with radiolas - Balanocidaris glandifera (MÜNSTER, 1829) - 23×20×5 cm
JURASSIC -Upper Jurassic, Kimmeridgian (152.1–157.3 million years) - France

Excellent fossil of a sea urchin in life position. The sea urchin and the radioles finest details have been preserved and have been carefully arranged in position of life. The radiolas preserves the original colouring patterns. Fossil specimen of a museum.
Sea urchin with radioles: 9 cm

Lot details
Specimen
Fossil sea urchin
Object
Carapace with radiolas
Scientific name
Balanocidaris glandifera (MÜNSTER, 1829)
Origin
France
Geological Period
JURASSIC -Upper Jurassic, Kimmeridgian (152.1–157.3 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
23×20×5 cm
Weight
1579 g
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