Fossil Perciform Fishes - on original matrix - 3 x Dapalis macrurus - to 8cm - 13×10×0.2 cm

Description
Fossil Perciform Fishes - on original matrix - 3 x Dapalis macrurus - to 8cm - 13×10×0.2 cm
PALEOGENE-Oligocene, Rupelian (27.82–33.9 million years) - France

Name: 3x Dapalis macrurus (Agassiz)
Age: Oligocene - Stampien
Origin: Forcalquier, Alpes de Haute Provence, France

Dapalis macrurus is a freshwater bass that lived in the south of France about 35 million years ago. The site has been closed for many years.

3 fish of the genus Dapalis
1 Dapalis 8 cm on plate 12 x 9 cm, very good condition
1 Dapalis 7.2 cm on plate 14 x 7 cm, good condition
1 Dapalis 6.5 cm on plate 13 x 10 cm, not perfectly preserved

No colours or other distorting materials have been used during preparation. Back stabilisation by a coating of resin.

Insured shipping with DHL in a box.

Supplied without stand / mount.

Lot details
Specimen
Fossil Perciform Fishes
Object
on original matrix
Scientific name
3 x Dapalis macrurus - to 8cm
Origin
France
Geological Period
PALEOGENE-Oligocene, Rupelian (27.82–33.9 million years)
Condition
Preserved
Dimensions
13×10×0.2 cm
Weight
150 g
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