XL 6.4" Half Cut Cleoniceras Ammonite Fossil Shell Jurassic Age Madagascar Stand
Weight: 15.2 Ounces
Dimension: 6.4 Inches Long, 5.1 Inches Wide, 0.6 Inches Thick
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Ammonites are perhaps the most widely known fossil, possessing the typically ribbed spiral-form shell as pictured above. These creatures lived in the seas between 240 - 65 million years ago when they became extinct along with the dinosaurs. The name 'ammonite' (usually lower-case) originates from the Greek Ram-horned god called Ammon. Ammonites belong to a group of predators known as cephalopods, which includes their living relatives the octopus, squid, cuttlefish, and nautilus.