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    • I have a couple of Eldredgeops that need to be cleaned so I decided to purchase this pristine specimen with a neighboring Eldredgeops head (cephalon) poking out so I would have something to go off of. Really fine specimen with pyrite on the tip of the nose.

    Taxonomy

    Trilobite

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Arthropoda
    Class: Trilobita
    Order: Phacopida
    Family: Phacopidae
    Genus: Eldredgeops
    Species: E. rana

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Paleozoic
    Period: Devonian
    Epoch: Middle
    International Age: Givetian

    Stratigraphy

    Hamilton
    Windom Shale Formation

    Biostratigraphy

    Smoke Creek Trilobite Bed

    Provenance

    Acquired by: Purchase/Trade

    Dimensions

    Blank: 1"
    Width: 1"

    Location

    Penn Dixie Quarry, Hamburg NY.
    Erie County
    New York
    United States

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    I have a couple of Eldredgeops that need to be cleaned so I decided to purchase this pristine specimen with a neighboring Eldredgeops head (cephalon) poking out so I would have something to go off of. Really fine specimen with pyrite on the tip of the nose.



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