Sea urchin

Description
Little is known about this fossil sea urchin. It is similar to a modern ‘sea biscuit’. At some point in its history the fossil fractured along natural joins in the urchin’s shell. They fit back together perfectly. When separated they reveal the urchin’s insides.
Accession Loan No.
434/2007/1
Collection Class
Fossils
Common Name
sea urchin
Simple Name
fossil
Full Name
sea urchin
Dimensions
length 170 mm; width 70 mm; H 50 mm
Family Group

Phylum
ECHINODERMATA

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