Black Cleoniceras Ammonite

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  • €35.00
  • Origin: Madagascar
  • Product Code: CLESEZ-02
  • Age: Cretaceo, Albiano
  • Locality: Mahajanga
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 75mm × 61mm × 18mm
  • Weight: 92g

Description

Ammonite Cleoniceras sp. Sectioned and polished.
The unique black color of this specimen of ammonite is due to the presence of Manganese pergola inside the rock after the fossilization of the shell.
It comes from the Mahajanga province in Madagascar, it has been carefully cut and polished, in order to display its beautiful chambers, where we can see son quartz crystallization.

Species: Cleoniceras
Age: Albian, 113-100 Mya (Lower Cretaceous)
Provenance: Ambatolafia - Mahajanga - Madagascar

Tags: ammonites, cleoniceras, fossils, madagascar