Giant Ophioderma egertoni Brittle Starfish UK fossil (86)

£390.00
Condition New
Weight 3.5kg
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Ophioderma egertoni Brittle Starfish Fossil | Brittle starfish fossil| naturalselectionfossils.com
Ophioderma egertoni Brittle Starfish Fossil | Brittle starfish fossil| naturalselectionfossils.com
Ophioderma egertoni Brittle Starfish Fossil | Brittle starfish fossil| naturalselectionfossils.com
Ophioderma egertoni Brittle Starfish Fossil | Brittle starfish fossil| naturalselectionfossils.com

Description

  Brittle Starfish fossil

Well detailed specimen

Locality: Eype, Lyme Regis, Dorset, UK

Species: Ophioderma Egertoni

Time Period: Jurassic, Middle Lias

Beautiful and large example of this species of brittle star from the famous Eype starfish beds. Unusual heart shaped interlinking of legs add to this specimens unique shape. Excellent detail and complete specimen.

This brittle star fossil measures approx. 9.5 cm at its widest point (not outstretched)
 
 Matrix: approx. 17 cm  x 16 x 5 cm deep

Fossil Site: Middle Lias – Eype, Lyme Regis, Dorset Coast, United Kingdom

 The delicate and graceful nature of these fossils is remarkable, a truly amazing fossil.

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