Prehistoric bottom dwelling sea creature related to the modern day horseshoe crab. Trilobites are one of the first living creatures to develop complex eyes. Trilobites had three body divisions: (Cephalon, Thorax, and Pygidium)
There are about 20,000 different species of trilobites. This specimen was found in the Sahara desert in Morocco and it dates back to the "Cambrian" period (542-488) million years ago.
|10" x 8" x 3/4"||6 lb|