Very Nice ELRATHIA kingii

$12.00

1 in stock

Description

This very nice 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  .46 inches by .37 inches set centered on a matrix block that is 2 1/2 by 2 1/4

A Classic Trilobite from a classic location.

ELRATHIA kingii
Cambrian Period
Wheeler Shale Formation
Millard County
Delta, Utah

It comes in this Handsome glass topped collectors box.