from Pierson Cove Formation of Utah
Order Corynexochida, Family
Time: Middle Cambrian
Pierson Cove Formation, Drum Mountains, Millard County, Utah
spectacular example of a Middle Cambrian spiny Corynexochid trilobite,
this one is stunning. Dorypyge is the patronymic genus of the Dorypygidae,
a sought-after family of trilobites from the western United States.
Many hours of exacting work went into preparation of this specimen.
see: Utah Trilobites