Dicranurus monstrosus

Trilobites Order Lichida Family Odontopleuridae
Geologic Age: Middle Devonian
Trilobite is 65 mm long
Aatchana, Morocco
Comments: Dicranurus is one of the spectacularly spiny Odontopleurid trilobites. These spines could have afforded some wonderful defensive postures. Compare with Dicranurus from Oklahoma's Haragan Formation.

Also see: Moroccan Trilobites







Dicranurus monstrosus

Dicranurus monstrosus Moroccan Trilobite


Dicranurus Odontopleurida

Dicranurus monstrosus  Morocco

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