9.1" Plate With Four Fossil Brittle Stars (Ophiura) - Morocco

This 9.1" wide piece of limestone from the Ktaoua Formation contains a cluster of four, orange brittle star (Ophiura sp.) fossils. They have quite a bit of detail and the orange coloration is due to the oxidization of iron pyrite.

Comes with an acrylic display stand.
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DETAILS
SPECIES
Ophiura sp.
LOCATION
Erfoud Area, Morocco
FORMATION
Upper Ktaoua Formation
SIZE
Rock 9.1 x 8", Largest brittle star 4.2"
ITEM
#233112
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