Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA
Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA
Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA
Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA
Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA
Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA
Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA

Natural, Authentic Crab (Avitelmessus grapsoideus, Ripley Formation) Fossil in Matrix - Cretaceous - Union County, Mississippi, USA

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Age: 67 Million Years Old 

Location:  Union County, Mississippi (Ripley Formation)

Species:  Avitelmessus grapsoideus

An all-natural crab fossil, with matrix, from the Ripley formation of Union County, Mississippi. Pincers, some leg sections, and abdomen are detailed and visible. The genus/specie name is Avitelmessus grapsoideus, and it dates to the Upper Cretaceous, and is around 67 million years of age.