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Trapped Lizard In Copal


An important inclusion of a Gecko capsule of prehistoric copal, encapsulated in the oozing tree resin from the ancient forests of Madagascar. Tree sap becomes petrified and then over a long period fossilises. Read the description below...

Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Infraorder: Gekkota, Cuvier, 1817
Genus: Gecko
Age: Approximately 1.6 million years to 10,000 years.
Origin: Madagascar.

Copal measurements. TBC
Length: 13.4 cm
Width: 2.0 cm
Depth: 1.5 cm

Approximate weight: 0,025 g