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 plate of 3 Elrathia Kingii Trilobites. 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 3 Elrathia Kingii Trilobites 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.
Detailed plate of 3 Elrathia Kingii Trilobites are some of the most well known and recognizable trilobites because these “Red Bed” Trilobites exhibit superb detail and are exceptionally inflated. “Red Bed” trilobites are more rare. 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!
This great piece is a must have for all fossil lovers. With the rock measuring 3 1/4 inches by 2 inches, this Detailed Elrathia Kingii Trilobite block exhibits great natural contrast to the matrix really making these bugs stand out.