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Mesolimulus walchi DESMAREST 1822

Mesolimulus walchi DESMAREST 1822
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Mesolimulus walchi DESMAREST 1822
Mesolimulus walchi DESMAREST 1822
Mesolimulus walchi DESMAREST 1822
Mesolimulus walchi DESMAREST 1822

Products description

Fantastic specimen of a horseshoe crab with a death trail. It is easily visiblie that this poor Limulus fall on his back and tried to come back on his feet. It is for sure that it doesn�t make it. The Mesolimulus shows the ventral side so that the piece shows original orientation.
The tips of the Cephalic spines are partial repaired during the preparation works.

The Limulus is about 125 mm long the stone is one time carefully glued.

 
 

Location:

Eichstätt, Solnhofen, Germany 
Size of stone:about 450 x 250 mm
Age:Upper Jurasic , Malm zeta (about. 150 Mill. years)

Product no.: 1210