Beautiful Trilobite Mortality Plate (020817r)


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 Beautiful Trilobite Mortality Plate (020817r)

  • Homotelus bromidensis
  • Pooleville Member-Bromide Formation
  • Ordovician Age – 450 Million yrs
  • Criner Hills, Carter County, Oklahoma
  • Fantastic Multiple Trilobite Plate with close to 20 individual full trilobites or parts
  • This is called a “Mortality Plate” because it is basically a frozen snapshot of a mass death assemblage. Notice that most all the specimens are right side up. This tells you that they were all alive just prior to their death and were probably all stranded and crowded into the last small pool of water they could find, with very high salinity and little oxygen.
  • Super Impressive & Professionally prepared
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  • Price is  $2400.00

Additional information

Weight 3 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 8 × 8 in