This fossil is an amazing preservation of the extinct shrimp, Carpopanaeus callirostris. This animal lived during the Cretaceous period (146 to 65 million years ago) and was found in Lebanon.
This fossilized shrimp plaque measures 2-5/8" x 2-3/8". This shrimp has beautiful blue silhouette outlining portions of its body. You will be amazed by the incredible amount of detail preserved in this piece. One of the best features of this piece is the incredible display of the shrimp's antennae.
Each specimen has unique characteristics and coloring. You are purchasing this exact specimen. With your purchase, we will provide you with a small identification slip to keep with your fossil.