Rare Cretaceous Lebanese Stingray Fossil – Cyclobatis Major
Middle Cretaceous Period, Cenomanian Stage- C. 100 Million Years Ago
Location: Haqel, Lebanon.
This is an unusual stingray with a rounded disc with a short-tailed ray Cyclobatis Major (actually a skate). The quality of preservation here is exceptional as rays of any type are quite rare.
Although cracked, it is reinforced with resin back. Nice example.
Size of stingray: 90mm x 89m length approx
Limestone rock: 161mm x 175mm approx