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Baculites are a genus of cephalopods that originated in the late Paleozoic Era and became extinct at the end of the Cretaceous Period along with the dinosaurs. A relative of the ammonite and modern squid, Baculites shells were straight and compressed like a tapering rod, except for a few coils in the back. If preservation conditions are correct, the shell, which is made of alternating layers of aragonite and conchiolin, becomes fossilized.

 
 

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Baculites
 

BACULITES, MONTANA.

IRIDESCENT BACULITE.

Prices: Top: (L) $180.00 - (R) $150.00
Bottom (L) $170.00 - (R) $120.00

Prices: Top: (L) $40.00 - (R) $24.00
Bottom: $50.00

Iridescent Baculite Partials  REF# L020
The above specimens exhibit the full spectrum of rainbow colors.
The various colors are created by light refracting and reflecting off the well preserved fossil mother of pearl. All are from the Cretaceous Age, Pierre Shale,
Montana, U.S.A.


 

BACULITES, SUTURE PATTERNS.

Polished Baculite Partials  REF# L021

  • Each piece shows the internal suture pattern.
  • Cretaceous Age
  • Pierre Shale, Montana, U.S.A.
  • Price: $2.00 each

 

BACULITES MONTANA.

Baculites  REF# L022

  • Unpolished partial specimens.
  • Cretaceous Age, Pierre Shale, Montana, U.S.A.
  • Price Range: $1.00 to $25.00
  • This is only a small example of what we have available.
 

 

 

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