Fossil & artwork gallery

Castle bank

Holotype of Mieridduryn bonniae a Middle Ordovician euarthropod that shares many aspects with the Cambrian 'weird wonder' Opabinia.

This smaller specimen from Castle Bank might be a second species or represent a juvenile M. bonniae

Reconstruction of Mieridduryn bonniae and smaller specimen by Franz Anthony

Utaurora comosa - the second opabiniid

Reconstruction of Utaurora comosa by Franz Anthony

Buccaspinea cooperi - a new hurdiid from utah

Holotype of Buccaspinea cooperi from the Marjum Formation, Utah.

IPC6 Fieldtrip (Satun Geopark, Thailand, 2022). Finding a trilobite in the field isn't always this straightforward!