Fossil sea urchin - Carapace with radiolas - Acrocidaris nobilis (AGASSIZ, 1840) - 24×15×6 cm

Description
Fossil sea urchin - Carapace with radiolas - Acrocidaris nobilis (AGASSIZ, 1840) - 24×15×6 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, very rare and difficult to find.
Sea urchin with radioles: 11 cm

Lot details
Specimen
Fossil sea urchin
Object
Carapace with radiolas
Scientific name
Acrocidaris nobilis (AGASSIZ, 1840)
Origin
France
Geological Period
JURASSIC -Upper Jurassic, Kimmeridgian (152.1–157.3 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
24×15×6 cm
Weight
1815 g
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