Opalized Ammonite-Medium~CROPAMMD

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Opalized Ammonite-Medium~CROPAMMD. Ammonites are perhaps the most widely known fossil, possessing the typically ribbed spiral-form shell. These creatures lived in the seas between 240 - 65 million years ago, when they became extinct along with the dinosaurs. The name ammonite originates from the Greek Ram-horned god called Ammon. Ammonites belong to a group of predators known as cephalopods, which includes their living relatives the octopus, squid, cuttlefish and nautilus.  Avg. size 38mm x 30mm x 13mm

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