Fossil Sycamore And Maple Leaves - Green River Formation, Utah

 
This is a 3.6" fossil sycamore (Platanus) and 3.6" maple (Acer) leaf from the Green River Formationof Utah. The sycamore is a positive while the maple is negative image fossil. Both are in good condition and easily seen.

While the Green River Formation is best know for its fish fossils, other areas produce incredible plant fossils.

Comes with an acrylic stand.

A note on Green River leaf identifications. There are over 60 described leaf bearing plants from this formation, many of which have very similar leaves. We've done our best to provide identifications based on the resources available to us, but are not paleobotany experts, so we can not guarantee that all will be 100% correct.
FOR SALE
$65
DETAILS
SPECIES
Platanus wyomingensis, Acer lesquereuxi
LOCATION
Uintah County, Utah
FORMATION
Green River Formation
SIZE
3.6" sycamore, 3.6" maple, 8.7 x 7.0" shale
ITEM
#117988
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