Learning zone logo
Skip to content
Home     Animals     Fossils     Insects     Minerals     Rocks     Funstuff

The Silurian, Ordovician and the Cambrian

Fossil Did you know what these fossils were?

These are trilobites. Trilobites are an extinct group of arthropod - animals with jointed exoskeletons. These ones were found near Malvern in Worcestershire and are from the Silurian period. They are about 425 million years old.

Trilobites come in a variety of shapes and sizes - so have a look and see if you can find any others on the previous page.

Find out more about trilobites
Return to the Silurian, Ordovician and Cambrian

Skip to content
Home     Animals     Fossils     Insects     Minerals     Rocks     Funstuff