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ESTONIAN EURYPTERID FROM THE TYPE LOCALITY
ESTONIAN EURYPTERID FROM THE TYPE LOCALITY ESTONIAN EURYPTERID FROM THE TYPE LOCALITY ESTONIAN EURYPTERID FROM THE TYPE LOCALITY ESTONIAN EURYPTERID FROM THE TYPE LOCALITY
 

ESTONIAN EURYPTERID FROM THE TYPE LOCALITY


Balteurypterus remiceps tetragonopthalmus  Fischer

Old collection piece (ex Krantz). This is from the original type locality for Eurypterus fischeri (now renamed) on the island of Oesel off Estonia. Palm sized piece of siltstone with the negative of an articulated Eurypterid. Head with both eyes and a couple of limbs off to the left with eight articulated body segments. Lots of nice surface pattern detail and pink colour under magnification. A rare rare piece and a fantastic collector's item.

Upper Silurian, Wenlockian, Upper Oesel-Schichten
Rootziküll, Oesel Island, Estonia

Matrix: 8.6 x 5.5 x 1.6 cm
Eurypterid: 5.2 cm long



Our Price: £69.00




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