Just look at the detail in this plate collected and cleaned by World Famous Trilobite Expert, Markus Martin.
This trilobite is a difficult one to identify but it is a museum quality Rare Camouflaged Eldredgeops Trilobite from Nevada. This is a great trilobite that exhibits superb detail because it is very thick. Please look closely at the exquisite detail. The Camouflaged spots are difficult to see without magnification.
Here is a very desirable Rare Camouflaged Eldredgeops 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 Rare Camouflaged Eldredgeops Trilobite from New York 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. Fossils from this location are also quite rare and because of that they do get expensive.
This specimen is 1.2 cm wide and is enrolled with the pygidium visible. It is a great example of this trilobite.