FossilsForSale.com presented by EXTINCTIONS Inc.
To Order Toll Free Call 1-877-EXTINCT   Wednesday October 05, 2022 at 9:46:22 PM (EST)
 
FossilsForSale.com ARCHIVES
 
Search:  
TEN Different Online Fossil Catalogs!
1106 Individual Fossil Specimens!
 
 
  Site Map
  Recent Catalog Updates

Dinosaurs *
- Dinosaur Teeth *
- Dinosaur Claws *
- Dinosaur Eggs *
- Dinosaur Tracks *
- Dinosaur Bones *
Keichousaurs
Mosasaurs
Crocs / Gators
Turtles
Birds
Shark Teeth *
Fossil Fish *
Cave Bears
   Mammoths
Oreodonts
Bison
Other Vertebrates
Trilobites *
Eurypterids
Crabs
   Shrimp
Lobsters
Fossil Insects
Insects in Amber *
Other Arthropods
Crinoids *
Cystoids
Blastoids
   Echinoids
Starfish
Other Echinoderms
   Ammonites
Other Cephalopods
Brachiopods
Gastropods
Bivalves
Corals
Sponges
Bryozoans
Other Invertebrates
Fossil Plants *
- Leaves *
- Ferns *
- Cones *
- Flowers *
- Petrified Wood *
Amber (Fossil Sap) *
   Stromatolite

Coins / Currency

Books

Antiques *
Sculpted Stone
Replicas
Meteorites
Minerals

 

EXTINCTIONS CHOICE - Top Quality Eurypterid
Stock Number  XIEU301
EXTINCTIONS Choice

Name:   Eurypterus remipes
Age:  Upper Silurian
Formation:  Bertie Waterlime, Phelps Member, Fiddlers Green Formation
Location:  Herkimer County, New York
Size:  Eurypterid is 5.5 inches along curve
This specimen is not for sale
Click here for similar specimens that are for sale

This is a fabulous eurypterid fossil. It is a complete Eurypterus remipes from the Silurian of New York. Eurypterus remipes is the State Fossil of New York, and is one of the most unusual arthropods in the fossil record. Eurypterids were thought to be one of the first aquatic animals to explore onto land. This specimen is beautifully preserved and complete with almost all of the ''walking arm'' appendages intact, which is extremely rare. The creature is fossilized an aestetic pose, almost perfectly centered on the semi-rectangular block of waterlime. And, incredibly, there is no repair or restoration to this amazing specimen! This is a museum quality eurypterid fossil that simply displays beautifully.


Close Up Photos Close Up



 
 
©2002-2022 Extinctions, INC. All rights reserved

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy