Two large fossil fish - Matrix plate - Knigthia alta

Description
Two large fossil fish - Matrix plate - Knigthia alta
Eocene (50 million years) - Lewis Ranch, Lincoln County, Wyoming, USA

These complete fossil fish , without any restoration, measures 12.3 cm (up) and 14.3 cm (down) and is well centered on a rectangular plate 19.2x 20.6 cm.
Spectacular conservation of bones, skin and scales ... perfect.


Knightia is an extinct genus of clupeid clupeiform bony fish that lived in the fresh water lakes and rivers of North America during the Eocene epoch.

Lot details
Specimen
Two large fossil fish
Object
Matrix plate
Scientific name
Knigthia alta
Origin
Lewis Ranch, Lincoln County, Wyoming, USA
Geological Period
Eocene (50 million years)
Condition
Good condition
Treatment
Conserved
Weight
810 g
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