Trilobite fossils in Oklahoma, USA


This video from the USA is about trilobites.

By Bethany Walling, in Oklahoma, USA:

Man unearths treasures of Black Cat Mountain

… Carroll excavates trilobite fossils from Black Cat Mountain just west of Clarita.

Trilobites are ancient marine anthropoids dating back more than 400 million years.

Not “anthropoid” (related to humans); but arthropod (related to lobsters etc.).

He has actually discovered two species of trilobites and one, Cyphaspis carrolli, was named in his honor.

Trilobite evolution: here.

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