Crinoid

SKU
M2051
Out of stock
$325.00
Overview

Two Top Quality Scyphocrinites elegans crinoids from Alnif, Morocco. A December Fossil of the Month. The Scyphocrinites crinoid was a floating variety which was attached to a holdfast air bladder that supported multiple stems and calyx ("flower"). This large crinoid has a bulbous calyx with incredible detail. The upper crinoid has a long stem section of 4-1/2". These crinoids make fantastic display pieces. Museum Quality specimen. Authenticity guaranteed. Matrix size: 11.5" x 8".  Note - Weighs 4.75 lbs - international shipping charge supplement required. Note - International customers will have discounted shipping. Please inquire.

M2051        SIZE: 11" x 5-1/2"

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

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

 

 

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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