Posts Tagged ‘trilobite’

WFS News: Trilobite-like arthropod Agnostus pisiformis.

@WFS,World Fossil Society,Riffin T Sajeev,Russel T Sajeev With the help of an artist, a geology professor at Lund University in Sweden has figuratively speaking breathed life into one of science’s most well-known fossil species; Agnostus pisiformis. The trilobite-like arthropod lived in huge numbers in Scandinavia a half-billion years ago. Today, this extinct species provides important […]

Pyritized in situ trilobite eggs from the Ordovician of New York

@WFS,World Fossil Society,Riffin T Sajeev,Russel T Sajeev For the past two years, Western Illinois University Assistant Professor of Geology Thomas Hegna has been part of a three-member team conducting research on what are believed to be the first-ever discovered trilobite eggs paired with a fossil of the segmented creature. The ancient eggs, believed to be […]