X 2 Enrolled Trilobites - Matrix free - Drotops magalomanicus

Description
X 2 Enrolled Trilobites - Matrix free - Drotops magalomanicus
Cambrian/Devonian - Morocco

Two enrolled Drotops megalomanicus trilobites, discovered in Alnif, Morocco.

They date from the Cambrian/Devonian Periods, 560 to 360 million years old.

Trilobites ("three-lobes") are extinct arthropods that form the class Trilobita. They appeared in the Middle Cambrian epoch and flourished throughout the lower Paleozoic era before beginning a drawn-out decline to extinction.

These are in super condition with very obvious eye lenses.

Trilobites were able to enroll whenever they felt threatened.

Pristine condition Trilobite with superb eye lenses.


Size: 8.5 cm & 7 cm diameter and would be 20 cm & 16 cm long if not enrolled

Lot details
Specimen
X 2 Enrolled Trilobites
Object
Matrix free
Scientific name
Drotops magalomanicus
Origin
Morocco
Geological Period
Cambrian/Devonian
Condition
Good condition
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