CARYOCRINITES ornatus Cystoid

$18.00

1 in stock

Description

Here is your chance to own a classic fossils from a classic site.
HARDER and Harder to obtain fossils from this private quarry in Middleport, New York

This is an excellent example of a CARYOCRINITES ornatus from the Rochester Shale of Middleport, New York. Found in the Middleport quarry.

These creatures grew on a small stalk and had small brachioles extending from the top of the cystoid. The brachioles are rarely found preserved.

The cystoid is highly ornamented and you can clearly see the magnificent detail of this Cystoid. The theca is slightly crushed.

The CARYOCRINITES measures .99 inches by .94 inches and comes in this handsome glass top display box

An excellent example that rarely comes on the market from this classic fossil location.

This is the specimen you will receive.

CARYOCRINITES ornatus
Silurian Period
Rochester Shale
Caleb’s Quarry
Middleport, New York

 

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