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EXTINCTIONS CHOICE - Flying Metacanthina
Stock Number  TTMME910
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Name:   Metacanthina issoumourensis
Age:  Devonian
Formation:  AM Limestone
Location:  Morocco
Size:  Trilobite is 1.4", larger if prone
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This is a very well-prepared trilobite. It is a Metacanthina issoumourensis from the Devonian of Morocco. This distinct trilobite has been meticulously prepared under a microscope in the EXTINCTIONS Prep Lab here in Colorado. The 3-dimensional bug is wonderfully articulated and exhibits outstanding detail. The individual lenses of the large, crescent-shaped, compound eyes are well displayed and easily seen. The large genal spines have been prepared in a free standing manner. The dark, chocolate-brown trilobite contrasts beautifully with the light-brown matrix. The fossil is beautifully showcased on the large, sculpted block of limestone. This is one of the better quality specimens of Metacanthina that we have ever prepared



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