3.9" Fossil Herb Stem With Leaves - Green River Formation, Utah

This is a 3.9" fossil herb leaf (Lomatia) from the Green River Formation, Utah. It is in good condition and shows the primary venation. Lomatium is a genus of flowering her more commonly known as Biscuit Root.

While the Green River Formation is best know for its fish fossils, other areas produce incredible plant fossils.

Comes with an acrylic stand.

A note on Green River leaf identifications. Over 60 described leaf bearing plants have been identified from this formation, many of which have very similar leaves. We have done our best to provide identifications based on the resources available to us, but we are not paleobotany experts and cannot guarantee that all will be 100% correct.
Lomatia coloradensis
Uintah County, Utah
Green River Formation
3.9" leaf, 10.1 x 8.1" shale
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