Choia carteri
middle Cambrian
Marjum formation
Millard County
Utah
USA

 

We are offering a nice detailed fossil sponge. This is a Choia carteri  from the Cambrian of Marjum Formation Utah. Its skeleton somewhat resembling a pincushion, with  siliceous spicules. The super long basal spicules likely anchored the body in soft seafloor mud.

Cambrian Choia carteri fossil sponge from Utah

SKU: TDI330
€ 150,00Price
  • size: sponge ( 3 cm) slab  13 cm x 9 cm

    restoration: NO glued part

    preparator: n.n