Solnhofen Aeger Shrimp

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Solnhofen Aeger Shrimp 274mm


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A classic lithographic limestone Solnhofen Aeger shrimp plate from west Germany.

Genus: Aeger Shrimp.
Location: Solnhofen limestone, Eichsatt, west Germany.
Geological Age: Mesozoic era, Late (Upper) Jurassic period, Kimmeridgian stage, approximately 155 to 150 million years.

Lithographic limestone plate.
Height: 27.4 cm
Width: 24.1 cm
Depth: 1.1 cm

Aeger shrimp sp.
Length: 16.5 cm

Approximate weight: 1,174 Kg

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Well preserved Solnhofen Aeger shrimp naturally displaying the nineteen segmented parts ( decapod crustaceans are made up of this number), of the crustacean cephalothorax and pleon ( abdominal body segments), which are clearly distinct along with several pereiopods ( appendages, legs, antennae), floating in the lithographic limestone.

The classic location of this find is Solnhofen, Eichsatt, West Germany. The geological age is of the Mesozoic era, Upper Jurassic, Kimmeridgian Stage, around 155-150 million years ago.

Additional Information

Age Jurassic
Origin Germany
Colour Yellow

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