Fossil Perciform Fish - on original matrix - Dapalis macrurus 13 cm - 18×25×0.2 cm

Description
Fossil Perciform Fish - on original matrix - Dapalis macrurus 13 cm - 18×25×0.2 cm
PALEOGENE-Oligocene, Rupelian (27.82–33.9 million years) - France

Name: 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 discovery site has been closed for many years, which is why fish from this discovery site are offered very rarely.


No colours or other distorting materials have been used during preparation.
The plate is stabilised on the back with glass fibre and epoxy resin.

Insured shipping with DHL in a box.

Supplied without stand / mount.

Lot details
Specimen
Fossil Perciform Fish
Object
on original matrix
Scientific name
Dapalis macrurus 13 cm
Origin
France
Geological Period
PALEOGENE-Oligocene, Rupelian (27.82–33.9 million years)
Condition
Preserved
Dimensions
18×25×0.2 cm
Weight
180 g
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