Just look at the detail in this plate collected and cleaned by World Famous Trilobite Expert, Markus Martin.
This trilobite block a museum quality Elrathia Marjumi Trilobite. This is a great trilobite that exhibits superb detail because it is very inflated. Please look closely at the exquisite detail.
Here is a quite rare and very desirable trilobite from the Cambrian Period, the “Age of Trilobites.” They lived, thrived, and became extinct Millions of years before the age of dinosaurs! Trilobites spanned a time that covered 5 periods spanning over 300 million years of Earth’s history. This was found and prepared by trilobite expert Markus Marin. Because of his vast knowledge and skill this Elrathia Marjumi Trilobite is prepared beautifully.
Markus is known world over because of his knowledge of these fossils. He has been digging trilobites and other fossils around the country and the world. Because of some of his finds were so special, he has published many papers on the subject of trilobites.
These “Red Bed” Trilobites exhibit superb detail and are exceptionally inflated.
Elrathia Marjumi Trilobite is one of the most well known and recognizable trilobites. “Red Bed” trilobites are more rare. Here is a very nice trilobite from the Cambrian Period, the “Age of Trilobites.” They lived, thrived, and became extinct MILLIONS of years before the age of dinosaurs!
This great piece is a must have for all fossil lovers. With the matrix measuring 4.50 inches by 3.75 inches, this Elrathia Marjumi Trilobite measures 1.10 inches by .79 inches and exhibits great natural contrast to the matrix really making this bug stand out.