Trilobites were hard-shelled aquatic creatures that swam the Earth's ancient seas between 520 and 250 million years ago. They went extinct long before dinosaurs even came into existence, and are prized by amateur palaeontologists and fossil collectors. Trilobites are actually an extinct class of arthropod, a phylum that includes spiders and scorpions.
This 400 million-year-old Moroccan trilobite, Bathycheilus gallicus is fully three-dimensional and exhibits a beautiful rust orange color. Printed documentation included. The mounted fossil is around 30cm high
Now available in the Timeless Galleries.
MOUNTED TRILOBITE DISPLAY
Acquired by Timeless on the UK fossil and mineral market, 2020.