SIZE: 9 1/2 inch matrix. This is beautiful very rare high quality Trilobite from. It is named DROTOPS MEGALOMANICUS Aka Phacops.Quite substantial in size, these trilobits are much larger than most other trilobits. The matrix on this one messures 9 1/2 inches long. The trilobits messure approx 4 to 4 1/2 inches. This species of trilobite is different due to the fact that it has a myriad of spines projecting from all surfaces even the eye lids. The eyes show an amazing detail of the profusion of lenses.
Drotops megalomanicus specimens have become rare and seldom available, so to see three of them in such pristine shape and together is virtually unattainable. This is the new prepwork coming out of Morocco. The fossil shows many painstaking hours of precision detail work using the finest mirco abrasion equipment.
This unique specimen is suitable for a museum or private collection. We guarantee it to be accurately described and a highest grade genuine specimen.
(not a cast or man made fake). The majority of fossils are restored, repaired, or enhanced in some way. Its very rare that a fossil is found without the need for some kind of prep work. Restoration can be just returning the item to an original or unimpaired condition.
Repair can be putting the pieces of the fossil back together. Enhancement can be shading or coloring to improve the uniform look to match the rest of the fossil. Notably all the fossils have been prepared professionally and scientifically.
All funds must clear prior to item being sent. We must receive the item in the same condition as was mailed. The item "3 DROTOPS MEGALOMANICUS TRILOBITE Phacops Very Rare" is in sale since Saturday, August 27, 2011.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Fossils\Mollusks\Ammonites". The seller is "genuinestone" and is located in Glendale, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.