Of Othoceratoidea, Ammonites and Belemnites

Hall B4.EG.134

Cephalopods populated our seas in all epochs of earth’s history.

Various forms of these primordial squids were found: tips of belemnites once thought to be “thunderbolts” sent by Thor, or spirally wound shells of fossil ammonites.

In cooperation with the Geologisch Paläontologische Arbeitsgemeinschaft Kiel, the “Urzeithof” is showing the diversity of cephalopods at the fair

Fossil Ammonites Northern Germany, Photo by Dr. Frank Rudolph
Fossil Ammonites Northern Germany, Photo by Dr. Frank Rudolph
Kopffüßer, Schweden
Kopffüßer, Schweden
Kopffüßer, Schweden

Cephalopods, Sweden - Photos by: Axel Paulsen