Diplomystus Fossil Fish from Green River Formation

$130.00

Description

Up for sale is a Diplomystus dentatus from the Green River Formation in Wyoming, USA. This specimen has been preserved extremely well, the fine bones and skull are remarkably clear. This is an amazing fossil and it comes with a black acrylic stand. If you have a fossil or mineral collection, this fish would be an outstanding addition and could be a unique gift.

This fossil is 100% genuine with NO restoration.

Specifications:

Species: Diplomystus dentatus

Length: 148.66mm (5.852”)

Height: 80.76mm (3.179”)

Depth: 8.75mm (0.344”)

Age: 45 to 50 Million Years Old

Location: Green River Formation, Wyoming, USA

Diplomystus is an extinct genus of clupeomorph fish and swam prehistoric from the Hauterivian stage of the Cretaceous period to early Eocene epoch of the Palaeogene period (136.4 to 34 million years ago). They are distantly related to modern-day herrings and sardines. D. dentatus (one of several species of Diplomystus) can be found in the lower Eocene deposits of the Green River Formation, Wyoming, USA and are commonly unearthed along with Knightia.

 

Specifications

Species: Diplomystus dentatus

Length: 148.66mm (5.852”)

Height: 80.76mm (3.179”)

Depth: 8.75mm (0.344”)

Age: 45 to 50 Million Years Old

Location: Green River Formation, Wyoming, USA

 

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