1.8" Ammonite Fossil - Boulemane, Morocco

This is 1.8", unidentified fossil ammonite from Morocco. It is still partially imbedded in the stone in which it was found. There is a second ammonite in this specimen.

Ammonites were predatory mollusks that resembled a squid with a shell. These cephalopods had eyes, tentacles, and spiral shells. They are more closely related to a living octopus, though the shells resemble that of a nautilus. Ammonites appeared in the fossil record about 240 million years. The last lineages disappeared 65 million years ago at the end of the Cretaceous.

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DETAILS
SPECIES
Unidentified
LOCATION
Boulemane, Morocco
SIZE
1.8" ammonite, 3.5 x 3.1 x 2.2" rock
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#122433
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