Fossil Fish (Knightia)

£10.00

77mm long x 53mm wide
Fish size 40mm long x 20mm wide

1 in stock

SKU: FOSFIS002 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.