Fossil Fish Plate, Knightia (with stand). Time Period Eocene 50 Million Years

Fossil Fish Plate, Knightia (with stand). Time Period Eocene 50 Million Years

Fossil Fish Plate, Knightia (with stand). Time Period Eocene 50 Million Years

Plate Measurements: 8-3/4" long x 8" wide x 1/2 thick. Specimen Measurements: 3-1/2" to 4".

Location: Green River Formation, Wyoming. Time Period: Eocene 50 Million Years. The Green River Formation in the USA covers an area over 25,000 square miles and is more than 2,000 feet thick. This formation, dates back more than 50 million years.

It is one of the largest documented accumulations of sedimentary rock in the world. At the time, the area was sub-tropical and many different species flourished.

Knightia lived in schools and were an abundant food source for larger predatory fish. Knightia are in the same family as herring and sardines. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Fossils\Mollusks\Nautiloids".

The seller is "btrfa-97" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Fossil Fish Plate, Knightia (with stand). Time Period Eocene 50 Million Years


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