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164g,3.9"x2.3"x1" Fossils Orthoceras (straight horn) SQUID @Morocco, MF1693

164g,3.9"x2.3"x1" Fossils Orthoceras (straight horn) SQUID @Morocco, MF1693

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164g,3.9"x2.3"x1" Fossils Orthoceras (straight horn) SQUID @Morocco, MF1693

Weight: About 164 grams

Length: About 3.9" (End to End including rough part)

Width: About 2.3" (Widest Part)

Thickness: About 1" (Thickest Part)

Location of Origin: Atlas Mountains, Morocco

Age of Fossils: 240 Million - 500 Million Years Old or So

*** Sizes are measured from Matrix (Rough Part not the polished fossil) 

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Orthoceras ("straight horn") is a genus of extinct nautiloid cephalopod. This genus is sometimes called Orthoceratites. Note it is sometimes misspelled as Orthocera, Orthocerus or Orthoceros (Sweet 1964:K222).

Orthoceras fossils are common and have a global distribution, occurring in any marine rock, especially in limestone.

These are slender, elongate shells with the middle of the body chamber transversely constricted, and a subcentral orthochoanitic siphuncle. The surface is ornamented by a network of fine lirae (Sweet 1964:K224). Many other very similar species are included under the genus Michelinoceras.

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