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    Description

    Fossil Fish
    Diplomystus dentatus
    Eocene
    Green River Formation
    Wyoming, USA
    13.50 x 6.26 x 0.33 inches (34.30 x 15.90 x 0.84 cm)


    This partial fossil fish skeleton is about as rough as it gets. The very natural example features brownish bones of an ancient herring-like fish on a dull, mottled matrix of shale. This example, from the famous Green River Formation, was a massive creature with a large skull and a well-defined vertebral column.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2017
    12th-19th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
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