MEDITERRANICon October 23, 2018
Freestanding All Natural Cyphaspis sp. Fossil Trilobite. "Flying" Display. Devonian. Oufaten. Morocco. A Must Have!
Restoration details: No restoration, all natural specimen.
Presented here is a specimen with a great freestanding preparation, showing a good detail.
This species is one of the classic beautiful Moroccan spiny Devonian ones and should not be lacking in any good fossils or trilobites collection. Often badly preserved, it is very difficult to get with no huge amount of reconstruction on spines when talking about the rare freestanding ones that appear on market.
Dimensions: Specimen: 2,2 x 2,2 cm; Matrix: 7,7 x 6,1 cm.
Finding location: Oufaten, Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco.
Taxonomy - Species: Cyphaspis sp. Family: Aulacopleuridae. Order: Proetida. Class: Trilobita.
Geological Period: Devonian, from Paleozoic Era.