Crinoid plate with a large number of different species
Close up of crinoid variety
Large crinoid plate
A stunning multi species crinoid plate from Crawfordsville, Indiana, USA. They are from the Lower Mississippian, Osagen Stage, 345 million years old.
Although resembling plants they are members of the phylum Echinodermata, and filtered plankton from the oceans.
They anchored themselves with the stem, and used their crowns to collect their nutrients.
This plate is of incredible quality with many different species represented.
A one off piece of natural art.
This is a dream addition to your collection, and one of the best large multi-crinoid plates to come our way.
If you love crinoids, do not miss this.
It could be framed by us if requested.
Size: 42cms x 33cms