5.1" Jurassic Ammonite (Stephanoceras) Fossil - France

This is a 5.1" wide fossil ammonite (Stephanoceras) from Fresney, France. This Jurassic aged ammonite has been removed from the rock that it was found in. It comes with an acrylic display stand.

Ammonites were predatory cephalopod mollusks that resembled squids with spiral shells. They are more closely related to living octopuses, though their shells resemble that of nautilus species. True ammonites appeared in the fossil record about 240 million years ago during the Triassic Period. The last lineages disappeared 65 million years ago at the end of the Cretaceous.

What an ammonite would have looked like while alive.
What an ammonite would have looked like while alive.
FOR SALE
$115 $95
DETAILS
SPECIES
Stephanoceras sp.
LOCATION
Fresney, France
SIZE
5.1" wide
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#227347
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