11.8" Ordovician Starfish & Edrioasteroids Plate

 
This is a nice slab of Ordovician aged Echinoderms from the Kataoua Formation near Blekus, Morocco. The specimen shows an amazing amount of detail and the natural, orange coloration is due to the oxidization of iron pyrite. There are two starfishs of the genus Petraster measuring 2.5" and 1.9" along with four edrioasteroids (Spinadiscus). The entire slab of rock measures 11.1x7.5"

There is one crack repair in the corner of the piece. Comes with a display stand.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Petraster sp, Spinadiscus sp.
LOCATION
Blekus, Morocco
FORMATION
Kataoua formation
SIZE
Rock 11.1x7.5", Brittlestars 2.5 & 1.9"
ITEM
#56370
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