.95" Fossil Crane Fly (Pronophlebia) - Green River Formation

This is a large, fossil crane fly (Pronophlebia redivivia) from the Green River Formation is Utah. It's remarkably well detailed and has a wingspan of .95" . There is a much smaller cranefly and another partial insect also located on the shale.

While this formation is best known for well preserved fossil fish found in Wyoming other sections of the formation contain a very diverse insect fauna.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Pronophlebia redivivia
LOCATION
Uintah County, Utah
FORMATION
Green River Formation
SIZE
.95" wide on 2.9x2.6" rock
CATEGORY
ITEM
#94813
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