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    Fossil Shrimp
    Carpopenaeus callirostris
    Cretaceous
    Haqil, Lebanon
    3.72 x 3.52 x 0.32 inches (9.46 x 8.93 x 0.81 cm)


    This fossil brick of sedimentary rock from the quarries of Lebanon host a trio of fossil shrimp of a small, medium and large variety. Each brownish preserved crustacean is curled and sports numerous, fibrous antennae. Some subtle graphite-colored dendrites are visible on the tail end of the larger fossil shrimp.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    29th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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