This is a must have for trilobite collectors. It is a top 1% bug. Just look at the detail in this plate collected and cleaned by World Famous Trilobite Expert, Markus Martin. And they are from the “Red Beds” of the Wheeler shale.
This trilobite block a museum quality Detailed Groom Range Chancia Trilobite. This was collected near Area 51. This is a great trilobite plate that exhibits superb detail because it is very inflated. Please look closely at the exquisite detail.
Here is a 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. And this was found and prepared by trilobite expert Markus Marin. Because of his vast knowledge and skill this Detailed plate of a Groom Range Chancia Trilobite 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.
Detailed plate of a Groom Range Chancia Trilobite is one of the most rare Trilobites. But 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. With the rock measuring 4 1/4 inches by 2 3/4 inches, this Detailed a Groom Range Chancia Trilobite block exhibits great natural contrast to the matrix really making this bug stand out. And the trilobite is 3/8 of an inch long.