1.15" Kettneraspis Trilobite (Long Occipital Horn) - Lghaft, Morocco

 
 
 
 
 
This is a nicely prepared, 1.15" long, Kettneraspis? prescheri trilobite quarried at Lghaft, Morocco. It has a large, and very distinctive occipital spine. These trilobites have typically been labeled as Leonaspis but based on more recent papers it appears to be Kettneraspis? prescheri.

A recent description of this trilobite can be found at:

Description of Kettneraspis? prescheri sp. nov. (Trilobita, Odontopleuridae) from the “couche rouge” (Pragian, Lower Devonian) in Morocco

FOR SALE
$145
DETAILS
SPECIES
Kettneraspis? prescheri
LOCATION
Lghaft, Morocco
FORMATION
Lhandar Formation
SIZE
1.15" long including spines
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#110729
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