Crinoid

    SKU
    M2052
    In stock
    $275.00
    Overview

    Two very nicely preserved Scyphocrinites elegans crinoids from Alnif, Morocco. The Scyphocrinites crinoid was a floating variety which was attached to a holdfast air bladder that supported multiple stems and calyx ("flower"). These crinoids have a bulbous calyx with incredible detail. The upper crinoid has a stem section of 2-1/2". These crinoids make fantastic display pieces. Matrix size: 12" x 9". An incredible multi-specimen example on a reasonably sized piece of matrix. Authenticity guaranteed. Note - Weighs 7.25 lbs - an international shipping supplement applies. Note - International customers will have discounted shipping. Please inquire.

    M2052          Crinoid Size: 7-1/2" x 4"

    Name: Scyphocrinites elegans         Age: Upper Silurian (420 MMYA)         Location: Djebel Issoumour, Alnif, Morocco

    Note - Adding three crinoids in December 2021.    Link to Crinoids

     

    Two well preserved, large Scyphocrinites elegans crinoids. These crinoids have a bulbous calyx with incredible detail. These crinoids make fantastic display pieces. A fantastic specimen display.

    Moroccan Silurian crinoids - Unlike today's sea lilies which resemble flowers fastened to the seafloor which are crowned with a pinwheel of frilled arms. The Scyphocrinites crinoid was a floating variety which was attached to a holdfast air bladder that supported multiple stems and calyx ("flower"). 

    Name: Scyphocrinites elegans

    Age: Upper Silurian (420 MMYA)

    Location: Djebel Issoumour, Alnif, Morocco

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