From the Draa Valley, Morocco.
Silurian, circa 440 million years old.
Diacalymene trilobite. These sturdy trilobites were found in the Draa Valley, Morocco. They date from the Silurian period, circa 440 million years old.
Trilobites were early marine arthropods that flourished all over the world from around 570 million years ago until their extinction some 240 million years ago. They had a hard exoskeleton and are the earliest creature known of to have eyesight.
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Approximately 8-9cm long