Saturday, February 25, 2012

Calymene Trilobite in Dolomite

Fossil mold of a Calymene celebra? trilobite found in the Laurel Member of the Salamonie Dolomite of Nelson County, Kentucky. This animal scurried along the seafloor in the Silurian Period. Learn more at the Kentucky Paleontological Society web site. Thanks to Kenny for this specimen.