Orthoceras Fossil Sphere
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These Spheres range from 48mm-59mm. Each is unique, size, weight and appearance will differ.
Orthoceras ("straight horn") is a genus of extinct nautiloid cephalopod. This genus is sometimes called Orthoceratites.
Orthoceras fossils are common and have a global distribution, occurring in any marine rock, especially limestones. Well-known examples occur in Morocco, Scandinavia, the Alps, and Iowa.
Orthoceras can be found in sizes ranging from less than a centimeter to more than 14 feet long. Orthoceras is the ancestor of Ammonites and squids
Please note this sphere is not completely rounded.
Stand not included.