Two Fossil Leaves (Fraxinus And Platanus)- Green River Formation, Utah

 
 
This is a 5.1" Fossil sycamore (Platanus) leaf and a 4.4" fossil ash (Fraxinus) from the Green River Formation, Utah. Both are in good condition and show primary and secondary venation.There are other unidentified plant fossils in this specimen and it has a repaired crack.

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
$75
DETAILS
SPECIES
Platanus wyomingensis, Fraxinus sp.
LOCATION
Uintah County, Utah
FORMATION
Green River Formation
SIZE
5.1" wide sycamore, 4.4" ash, 10.9 x 8.4" shale
ITEM
#118025
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