Fossil Modocia Trilobite




This is a must have for trilobite collectors. It is a Fossil Modocia typicalis Trilobite. Just look at the detail in this beautiful and scarce Trilobite collected and cleaned by World Famous Trilobite Expert, Markus Martin.

This trilobite is a museum quality Trilobite that exhibits superb detail because it is very inflated. Please look closely at the exquisite detail in all body parts and segments.

Here is a very desirable Fossil Modocia 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. And this was found and prepared by trilobite expert Markus Marin. Because of his vast knowledge and skill this Detailed plate the Fossil Trilobites is prepared beautifully.

Markus is known world over because of his knowledge of these fossils. And 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.

This Detailed Modocia typicalis Fossil Trilobite is one of the most desirable. It was found in the Marjum Formation. And this one exhibits superb detail and is exceptionally inflated. Here is a very nice trilobite from the Cambrian Period, the “Age of Trilobites.”  And they lived, thrived, and became extinct MILLIONS of years before the age of dinosaurs!

So this great piece is a must have for all fossil lovers.  It is 3/8 with the rock measuring roughly  2 1/4 inches by 3 1/4 inches, this Detailed Trilobite block exhibits great natural contrast to the matrix really making this bug stand out.