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    Trilobite Fossil
    Phacops rana crassituberculata
    Devonian
    Silica Shale Formation
    Sylvania, Ohio, USA
    1.54 x 1.67 x 0.74 inches (3.92 x 4.25 x 1.90 cm)


    Ohio has produced numerous nicer Trilobite specimens, and many are "classics" such as the ones found in the Silica Shale Formation like this amazingly cute example. Curled as to be expected with this type of ancient marine creature, this chocolate brown fossil arthropod is in great condition, with only the "tail" section disarticulated and disconnected while still in one piece. This is an exceptional freestone example.

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    26th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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