Fossil sea crab - Shell with claws - Zanthopsis dufouri (EDWARDS, 1850) - 13×11×6 cm

Description
Fossil sea crab - Shell with claws - Zanthopsis dufouri (EDWARDS, 1850) - 13×11×6 cm
PALEOGENE-Eocene, Ypresian (47.8–56.0 million years) - Aude (France)

Fossil of a sea crab – Shell and chelae –
An excellent sea crab fossil. The preparation of the specimen was thorough, preserving the finest details of the carapace and the chelae.
Crab with chelae: 8.5 x 6.5 x 3 cm

Lot details
Specimen
Fossil sea crab
Object
Shell with claws
Scientific name
Zanthopsis dufouri (EDWARDS, 1850)
Origin
Aude (France)
Geological Period
PALEOGENE-Eocene, Ypresian (47.8–56.0 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
13×11×6 cm
Weight
750 g
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