Fossil Fish (Knightia)

£10.00

90mm wide x 65mm wide.
Fish size: 48mm long x 11mm wide.

1 in stock

SKU: FOSFIS001 Categories: ,

Description

Knightia is an extinct freshwater herring from the Eocene period (about 40 to 55 million years ago). 
It lived in lakes that once covered parts of Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado. 
The Rocky Mountains added sediment to the lakes that later formed the rocks where these fossils were found.