Cyphaspis Moroccan Trilobite Death Assemblage

Name: Cyphaspis sp. (Devil's Horn Cyphaspis)

Class Trilobita, Trilobites Order Proetida, Family Otarionidae

Geological Time: Devonian

Size: 32 to 38 mm

Fossil Site: Lamrakeb region deposits near Alnif, Morocco

Cyphaspis Moroccan Trilobite Death AssemblageThis 5.3 inch by 4.0 inch piece of matrix displays THREE complete and one disarticulated members of the Order Proetida, Family Otarionidae from the Devonian Lamrakeb region deposits near Alnif, Morocco commonly known as the "Devil's Horned" Cyphaspis. This is a naturally mass motality assemblage. A lot of time is spent preparing all the spines freestanding, with the pustulose galbellas and fine eyestalks in full relief.

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