Bactocrinus jaeckeli - Well preserved example of this Devonian fossil crinoid from the world famous fossil location Bundenbach in Germany. Unfortunately all slate quarries in this region have been closed in the last years, rendering it increasingly difficult to obtain quality specimens such as this!
Formation: Lower Emsian, Lower Devonian
Age: 419,2-393,3 million years
Site of the find: Bundenbach, Hunsrück, SW Germany
Dimensions: Slab: 19,5 x 13,2 cm