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Finding Crinoids

Authors: Scyphocrinites Crinoids

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The Scyphocrinites Crinoids site, few miles from Erfoud (Morrocco), a strange feeling overwhelm you when you imagine that you are standing on what was once the bottom of a sea full of marine life, now it is all desert whith new inhabitants, lizards, snakes and many other desert creatures


First step is to dig few meters deep pit

then after finding Crinoids traces you dig a horizontal tunnel follong the traces


Inside the Tunnel

That´s how an unprepared Crinoid looks like

That´s how it look like once prepared


Scyphocrinites used to live with their Lobolith floating and crinoids sinking down water

This is a Lobolith

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