Mined from: Carmel Valley, California, USA
Era: Miocene Period
Geological Age: 23.03-5.333 mya
Description: These crab fossils leave a great impression! No, really. These nearly perfect impression's are left behind on a nice sized piece of host rock (Matrix). These crab impressions are so well defined you can make out their bodies, legs and in some cases even their little pinchers. This species of crab is called Pinnixa Galliheri.
Approximate Size of 1 piece of Matrix: 10cm x 6cm x 3cm
Approximate Size of Fossil Impression: 2cm x 1cm
Approximate Weight of 1 piece: 145g
We do our best to buy quality products- although not every rock is the same. If you choose to purchase the "staff pick option", we will select the best of the batch for you. Otherwise, it will be at random from the larger batch we have in stock.