9A very good example of this species, with very well preserved scales and skull plates, with a complete set of fins.
This is a dorsal specimen with tail slightly twisted during preservation.
This specimen is ‘as found’ with no preparation or restoration, just a good clean.
The better examples of this species are usually found with a faint natural ‘halo’ around the fossil, as is the case with this example.
Fish measures 160mm in length
Sandwick fish beds, Orkney
Mid deonian, Eifelian, 380 ma