2.9" Jurassic Fossil Urchin (Firmacidaris) - Amellago, Morocco

This is a 2.9" wide, Early Jurassic club urchin (Firmacidaris precincta) fossil from Amellago, Morocco. All of the spines have been prepared individually from the limestone it was found in and mounted in a lifelike position. These urchins with spines are always composites because the spines break off from the body very quickly after they die. It's a very aesthetically pleasing and impressive fossil.

It comes with an acrylic display stand.
FOR SALE
$225 $196
DETAILS
SPECIES
Firmacidaris precincta
LOCATION
Amellago, Morocco
SIZE
Urchin: 2.9" wide, Rock: 4.8 x 3.4"
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#217836
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