Pustulose Goldius Moroccan Trilobite

Goldius sp

Trilobites Order Corynexochida, Family Styginidae

Geological Time: Middle Devonian

Size: Trilobite is 65 mm long (curve measure), 45 mm across. Matrix: 120 mm by 110 mm

Fossil Site: Jebel El Mrakib, Morocco

Code: 18110

Price: $535.00


Goldius Moroccan TrilobiteDescription: A member of the Order Corynexochida, Family Styginidae from the Middle Devonian deposits of Mrakib, Morocco, this is a member of the genus Goldius. The pustulose nature distinguishes it from most other scutellids with the exception of some in the genus Scutellum, and one in the genus Metascutellum (see my other listings for an example). While members of the genus have been known from Europe, none from Morocco have as yet been described. Note the many good facets in each eye.

Reference: Geologica Belgica, 2010, 13/3, pp 153-161.

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