5.1" Ordovician Brittlestar (Ophiura) Fossil - Morocco

This is a large Ophiura brittlestar fossils from the Kataoua Formation of Morocco. These Ophiura brittlestars are Ordovician in age, or approximately 450 million years. The dark orange coloration is due to the oxidization of iron pyrite.

Comes with a display stand.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Ophiura sp.
LOCATION
Kaid Errami, Morocco
FORMATION
Kataoua formation
SIZE
5.1" wide
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#60228
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