From: Cenomanian Formation, Hjoula Lebanon
Weight: 3.3 Ounces
Dimensions: 2.5 Inches Long, 2.8 Inches Wide (Plate)
Shrimp are: 2.3 Inches Long, 1.2 Inches Wide
The item pictured is the one you will receive.
This is a genuine fossil, not a replica.
100 million years old Cretaceous.
Well preserved fossil Shrimp (Carpopenaeus) in the matrix. This Shrimp is from the Cretaceous 100 million years old These fossil deposits were first mentioned by the Greek historian Herodotus where he said there were "fish in the stones". Unlike many lower quality specimens from this location, these shrimp have no color enhancement or restoration.