The Cambrian Ocean, Artist’s depiction of Cambrian life of the Saint John Group

Colour image of plants, shells and sea animals

painting: The Cambrian Ocean, Artist’s depiction of Cambrian life of the Saint John Group, 1995. In this view of the Cambrian world, the giant trilobite Paradoxides regina dominates the scene. Smaller trilobites, brachiopods, ostracods and echinoderms are all part of the diverse fauna. The seafloor is marked by trails left by burrowing animals and bottom feeding mollusks.

J. Pennenan
New Brunswick Museum
1995
New Brunswick, CANADA
watercolour
NBM 2
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