Welcome to the home of the most complete trilobites on the planet! Pyritized trilobites with legs and antennae! This website is dedicated to the science of exceptional fossil preservation.
These golden trilobites reveal secrets that 99% of all other trilobites do not...soft tissue preservation. They have retained their most delicate features: legs, antennae, gills, claws, and other soft parts that are virtually never preserved on trilobites. We hope you enjoy the site.
New for Spring 2014: Ancient New York Ecosystem Now Available-Free Download
This poster is a simplified geological history and setting description. It makes use of graphics and photos for ease of understanding. Its purpose is to convey the ancient setting of the Taconic Foreland Basin 450 million years ago and through to the modern day mudstone deposits which record its existence. The poster is a very large file. Click below to open, view and download. For a smaller file better for viewing online click here.