Giant Ophioderma egertoni Brittle Starfish UK fossil
Giant Brittle Starfish fossil
Well detailed specimen
with cut base
Locality: Eype, Lyme Regis, Dorset, UK
Species: Ophioderma Egertoni
Beautiful example of this species of brittle star from the famous Eype starfish beds. Excellent detail & animated specimen.
This brittle star fossil measures approx. 7.5 cm at its widest point
Matrix: approx. 16 cm x 15.5 cm x 6 cm
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.