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Crab - Articulated Skeleton - Complete Pulalius vulgaris

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Crab - Articulated Skeleton - Complete Pulalius vulgaris

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$227 Bidder 6371
14-11-2019 20:22:19
$216 Bidder 4459
09-11-2019 16:37:31
$199 Bidder 4459
09-11-2019 16:37:14

PALEOGENE-Eocene (33.9–56.0 million years) - U.S.

Specimen: Crab
Object: Articulated Skeleton (More lots)
Scientific name: Complete Pulalius vulgaris
Origin: U.S.
Geological Period: PALEOGENE-Eocene (33.9–56.0 million years)
Condition: Good condition
Treatment: Conserved

Among the world’s best-preserved crab fossils are those coming from western Washington state.
The crabs are found in concretions along the sides of creeks and beds of local streams.
This is and Amazing example of a big complete (8 Legs) Pulalius vulgaris from Eocene of Porter, Washington.

This specimen is outstanding: complete, big and with amazing details!
Ten of ten appendages have been preserved, eight legs plus both claws( one claw is hidden down the body).

It is very hard to find a eight legs Pulalius, they always miss one or two legs.

Note the shiny dark brown color of the carapace and legs. It is fully inflated, big, well-centered and 3D.

Carapace is 4,5 cm!!
Specimen is 11,3 cm from leg to leg.
Concretion is 12 cm.

Some Restorarions on left Claw (movable finger), Carpus of the right claw and on the second leg on the left side( carpus and propodus).
Painstaking work and long hours are required to prepare one as seen here.

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    13359 October 28, 2019

  • Beautiful specimen, battleproof packaking, perfect as usual !

    user-dac2bea October 27, 2019

  • Specimen as described, battle-proof packaging, nice and smooth transaction. Highly recommanded seller.

    user-dac2bea October 5, 2019

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    la compra ha sido satisfactoria, el envio fue rápido y el embalaje fabuloso, no había visto nunca un articulo tambien enbalado para que no se rompiera.
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    alfonsogonzalez2 September 19, 2019

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    Bellissimo fossile, meravigliosamente preparato. Imballaggio super: ottimo venditore.
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    giragian September 19, 2019

  • I have now only but good said to yor auctionhouse! Keep up the good work! I really like the aucsions!

    user-c733277 September 16, 2019

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    Beau travail pour placer proprement les "épines" de l'ammonite. Emballage exceptionnellement sécurisé : bravo !!.
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    Artisanat September 10, 2019

  • Generally good. A lot of repairs, like glued parts and cracks. It will be more helpful to mention in descriptions.

    user-e2dd022 August 22, 2019

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    Super Heteromorph ammonite not more to say about that, very nicely packed, even ups couldnt kill that packet, and last vey fast shipment thx a lot :)
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    user-3fb2b34 August 21, 2019

  • Perfect, thank you.

    star4156 August 16, 2019

  • Arrived OK . Rather fragile, pieces coming away.

    Emerald018 June 27, 2019

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    Javiqui June 25, 2019

  • Everything is perfect! Thank you!

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    très bonne communication et très bon vendeur, je le recommande.
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    user-fa2faca May 23, 2019

  • Good product, and very nice seller.

    user-88d09cf April 18, 2019

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  • Very professional delivery and beautiful fossil!

    user-288858a April 13, 2019

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