Cartilage does not preserve as well as bone; therefore fossil skates of any type are uncommon. Not a true stingray, but rather a skate, Cyclobatis is a distinctive and impressive genus from Lebanon. This species lacks a dorsal fin on the tail. Excellent preservation of the delicate structures of an adult individual is evident in this fine example.
Measures 14.25 x 10in; specimen measures 5.25in
US$ 650 - 800
£420 - 510
490 - 600
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