Ascocystites Ordovician Eocrinoid Fossils

Ascocystites sp

Phylum Echinodermata, Class Eocrinoidea, Family Ascocystitidae

Geological Time: Lower Ordovician

Size (25.4 mm = 1 inch): Fossils are 70 mm and 65 mm overall on a 140 mm by 130 mm matrix

Fossil Site: El Kaid Errami, Morocco

Code: 14052

Price: Sold


Description: This is a pair of scolorful example of the eocrinoid Ascocystites. The black color with dark brachioles and stem set off the pink color of the matrix quite well. The genus is also known from Brittany, Portugal, and the Czech Republic. See my other offerings for a death assemblage of Ascocystites eocrinoids.

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