Fossil Leguminosites (Legume) Leaf - Green River Formation

This is a fossil leaf from Leguminosites lesquereuxiana, a type of legume. It is Eocene in age and comes from the Green River Formation. Fine details easy to see, especially in the areas that have been predated by insects.

It comes the Green River Formation and the area in Uintah County, Utah. This is the same formation that is famous for producing well preserved fish fossils, but a different member and location.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Leguminosites lesquereuxiana (Legume Leaf)
LOCATION
Uintah County, Utah
FORMATION
Green River Formation
SIZE
Fossil is 1.73" long, Matrix 2.7x2.1"
CATEGORY
ITEM
#16752
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