For sale is an exquisite nautiloid from Muddy Creek, near Hamilton, Vic. The technical name for this species is, Auturia ziczac variety, australis. It comes from the middle Miocene period, Muddy Creek formation. The outstanding rainbow like color, with a decent amount of luster, and the amazingly detailed overlaping plates, with there beautiful conchoidel overlapping pattern, make this a very fine Australian fossil. Please note this area is now off limits to collecting.
MUDDY CREEK NEAR HAMILTON, VIC.
24 x 23 x 12mm.