Starfish - On matrix - Protaster so. - 3×11×11 cm

Description
Starfish - On matrix - Protaster so. - 3×11×11 cm
Ordovician - Morocco

This is a beautifully prepared and exposed Ophiurida starfish from the Upper Ordovician Kataoua formation in Morocco.The orange colour comes from oxidised iron pyrite.

Lot details
Specimen
Starfish
Object
On matrix
Scientific name
Protaster so.
Origin
Morocco
Geological Period
Ordovician
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
3×11×11 cm
Weight
80 g
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