Gryphaea 'Devils Toe nail' Bivalve (selected)

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Gryphaea 'Devils Toe nail' Bivalve (selected)A Gryphaea 'Devil's Toenail' Bivalve selected specially for your order
Size approximately 2.5 - 3 cm x 4.5 - 5 cm

160 Million Years

This fossil is a genus of extinct 
oyster, marine bivalve mollusks in the family Gryphaeidae. These fossils range from the Jurassic to the Cretaceous periods. They lived on the sea bed in shallow waters, possibly in large colonies. The complete fossil consists of two articulated valves: The soft parts of the animals occupied the cavity between the two shells, just like modern oysters.