Super ELRATHIA kingii Cambrian Trilobite


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Super Elrathia kingii is one of the most well known and recognizable trilobites.
Here is a very nice trilobite from the Cambrian Period, the “Age of Trilobites”
Its distinct black color on a gray matrix makes the trilobite seem to jump off the shale rock matrix.

They lived, thrived, and became extinct MILLIONS of years before the age of dinosaurs!
Trilobites spanned a time that  covered 5 geological periods spanning over 300 million years of Earth’s history

The trilobite is  .59 inches by .44 inches set on a matrix block that is 2 7/8 by 1 7/8.

A Classic trilobite from a classic location.

Cambrian Period
Wheeler Shale Formation
Millard County
Delta, Utah

It comes in this Handsome glass topped collectors box.