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Diplomystus dentatus 6
Nice quality Diplomystus

Diplomystus dentatus 6
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Diplomystus dentatus 6

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Age:           Eocene  (50m yrs old)
Fossil Site:   Green River Formation, Fossil Lake, Wyoming, USA
Description: This wonderful specimen comes from the world famous Laggerstatten Green River. The site produces a large extent of soft tissue preservation and this can be seen here.
Diplomystus is distantly related to modern herrings, and was a surface feeder, as shown by their upturned mouths, and body shape.

They fed on smaller surface dwelling fish.

During the Eocene the region was sub tropical to temperate. 
A beautiful piece of natural art for the home
Fossil:       7cms long
Plate:       20cms x 20cms          





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