3.8" Pennsylvanian Fossil Fern (Sphenopteris) Plate - Kentucky

This is a fossil fern (Sphenopteris sp.) plate from the Breathitt Formation of Leslie County, Kentucky. This plate contains a stalk and a pinnule (branch of leaflets). Sphenopteris is an extinct genus of fern that reproduced from seed as opposed to sporophyte reproduction of most modern ferns.

Comes with an acrylic display stand.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Sphenopteris sp.
LOCATION
Leslie County, Kentucky
FORMATION
Breathitt Formation
SIZE
3.8 x 2.8" Rock
CATEGORY
ITEM
#142410
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